Estate Planning – Asset Protection

Weiss LLP offers tailored estate planning solutions which meet client’s goals. From the creation of wills and trusts to guardianships, we help protect assets and minimize estate taxes. Weiss LLP is experienced in estate planning customized to meet clients’ specific needs while mitigating the effects of estate tax liability. Every client has a unique set of circumstances and goals, and Weiss LLP can advise you on the tax impact and effect of your estate plan. Clients rely on Weiss LLP for the creation of wills, trusts, guardianships, powers of attorney, and other estate planning techniques used to minimize estate taxes and protect your assets.

Our attorneys are ready to assist you with your estate planning needs, including:

  • Trusts
  • Wills
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Health Care Directives
  • Retirement Planning
  • Minimizing Probate Costs
  • Guardian and Conservatorships

Furthermore, we provide estate administration and probate services for our clients. These range from simple, standard probate processes to more convoluted post-mortem tax planning and estate planning. Our attorneys are here to help you take care of your assets, future, and most importantly—your loved ones.

Asset Protection

Weiss LLP administers a variety of wealth preservation and estate planning services. These range from drafting wills to helping clients with difficult cases and providing them with a myriad of strategies. Furthermore, we will use our expertise to provide you with sound solutions to safeguard and protect your assets in forfeiture proceedings. Our attorneys at Weiss LLP have years of experience to assist our clients in protecting their assets they have worked hard to obtain.

Why do you need to protect your assets? Asset protection defends yourself financially against any frivolous claims or lawsuits. Simply put, our attorney uses smart planning to implement strategies and legal structures which place your investments and savings outside the reach of creditors. People who are more likely to be at risk are lawyers, business owners, accountants, property owners, dentists, and doctors conducting their business in their respective fields. Their assets can be at risk due to many different factors, including: personal injury claims, lawsuits from former business partners, liability issues, and medical malpractice.

What can Weiss LLP do for me? Weiss LLP benefits their clients by providing many services that put their client’s interests first. Often, these are: family asset plans, trusts, planning for business succession, and planning for charitable, private foundations.

Our firm creates the following trusts and asset protection plans:

  • Qualified Personal Residence Trusts
  • Granter Retained Annuity Trusts
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Marital Deduction Trusts
  • Living Trusts
  • Charitable Lead and Remainder Trusts
  • Contingent Trusts for Minors
  • Disclaimer Trusts
  • Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
  • Generation-Skipping Trusts

It is advantageous to hire an experienced attorney. This ensures ensure you are protecting yourself and your assets from any future lawsuit brought against you. At Weiss LLP, our asset protection lawyer considers your goals and objectives and then designs a unique plan suited to protect you and your individual needs.