Estate Planning & Administration

The estate planning practice includes the preparation of wills and trusts, living wills, durable power of attorney, and healthcare powers of attorney, in addition to the administration of estates. A careful estate plan will help achieve optimal tax treatment and guarantee that an estate is distributed according to a person’s wishes. When a loved one passes, Royle & Durney walks clients through the estate administration process on a step-by-step basis.

Royle & Durney attorneys can design and implement sophisticated estate-planning techniques to maximize benefit to your family and beneficiaries. Whether you want to establish charitable contributions or plan for business succession, and anything in between, Royle & Durney will ensure your wishes are carried out.

Royle & Durney can also assist with probate of wills, the establishment and funding of trusts, and the representation of beneficiaries.