Resolving Probate And Estate Issues

You have worked hard and invested carefully. If you are like many people, you want to ensure that your physical and financial needs are met throughout your life and that your assets will be passed on one day when you pass away.

At StachlerHarmon, our Ohio law firm does not only help people create estate plans that fulfill these goals. We stand ready to protect and assert your rights in litigation if any disputes arise in the probate and estate administration process.

Give us call today for a no-cost initial phone consultation. We serve clients throughout the Dayton area.

A Full Range Of Probate And Estate Services

Our lawyers can assist you with any estate planning or administration problem, including:

  • Administration and settlement of decedents' estates
  • Probate litigation involving will contests, wrongdoing by fiduciaries or other disputes about estate issues
  • Simple wills and wills with contingent trusts
  • Trusts, including traditional A/B style credit shelter trust planning and more advanced planning techniques such as charitable remainder trusts/unitrusts, sales to intentionally defective grantor trusts (IDGTs), grantor retained annuity trusts (GRATs), charitable lead unitrusts (CLUTs), qualified personal residence trusts and spendthrift trusts
  • Durable powers of attorney
  • Health care proxies
  • Advance directives/living wills
  • Appointments of guardians or conservators

Of course, putting such arrangements in place is only half the story. Our law firm focuses much of its practice on resolving disputes when something goes wrong. This includes disputes among family members and other issues that can arise.

Plan For Your Legacy Today

Our law office has assisted clients in the Dayton area for the last two decades. Whether you are a young working person or a retiree with grown children and an "empty nest," our attorneys know it is never too early — or too late — to plan for the future. No matter your stage or status in life, we can guide you to the best solutions for your unique needs.

For more information about StachlerHarmon, or to speak with an experienced estate planning lawyer, contact us online or by calling 937-608-9398 or 800-645-2911. The first phone call with us is always free.