Many people believe that on their death their assets will pass to their children without a will. However, this is not always the case. To ensure that your wishes are carried out in the future, it is important to seek the advice of an experienced estate planning lawyer.
At the law firm of Banks & Starkman, we can provide you with estate planning solutions that meet your needs. Etobicoke estate planning lawyer Leonard A. Banks has many years of experience helping clients create comprehensive estate plans that reflect their goals.
Wills and Trusts Law Firm Serving the Greater Toronto Area
If you have young children, an estate plan can outline who will care for them and when they can receive their inheritance. By creating an estate plan, you can be prepared should an unexpected accident or illness leave you incapacitated.
No matter the situation, we will work with you to understand your needs and goals. We use a variety of estate planning tools to help you obtain those goals and create your full estate plan, including:
- Trusts, including living trusts and testamentary trusts
- Powers of attorney for property or personal care
- Living wills and advance directives
In addition to helping clients with estate planning, we also guide clients through the estate administration and probate process.
Benefits of Estate Planning
Taking the time to plan for your estate now can provide a wide range of benefits down the road, including:
- Minimizing or eliminating estate taxes
- Protecting your assets from creditors
- Providing for your loved ones into the future
- Determining who will care for your children
- Outlining your wishes for the distribution of your assets
Call Us at 1-877-421-5468 to Let Us Know How We Can Assist You
Our offices are conveniently located in Etobicoke, right off Highway 401 and Highway 409, with plentiful free parking. If you need help with any legal issue, please call us toll free at 1-877-421-5468 or e-mail us to schedule an appointment with Leonard A. Banks.