Knowledgeable Estate Planning And Administration Services For Your Legacy
Hatfield Harris, PLLC, helps individuals and families throughout northwest Arkansas deal with the concerns that matter to them most. This includes providing estate planning services so that individuals can make certain the needs of their families and children are met now and in the future. And through our estate administration services, we will help ensure the assets of the estate are correctly distributed.
Providing Personalized Attention To Your Estate Planning Needs
If you have substantial belongings and especially if you have children, it is essential that you put together a comprehensive estate plan. Estate planning allows you to preserve the assets you have during a divorce and during your retirement years. It also allows you to provide for your family and loved ones after you are gone.
Our attorneys and staff provide personalized estate planning advice and guidance designed to meet your most personal needs. We will take an individualized approach to your personal situation. When sitting down with one of our lawyers, we will get to know your needs and goals. We will take the time necessary to understand your circumstances before recommending a course of action.
We will assist you in preparing your will, necessary trusts, powers of attorney, advance directives and any other sort of document you may require. We will be there to help you with all your elder law and long-term planning needs.
Providing Oversight Concerning The Estate Administration Process
The death of a family member and loved one results in a feeling of tremendous loss. At such a time, it is also necessary for the administrator of the estate to make important legal decisions. The estate administration is unfortunately complex. For that reason, having an attorney on your side who can help you through the entire process is an invaluable service.
We will take the necessary steps to make certain the estate administration process goes smoothly. We will make every effort to address relevant legal matters, and help ensure that you meet all deadlines. Our assistance within estate administration and probate includes:
- Inventorying of estate assets as required by Arkansas statutes
- Paying of estate taxes and debt
- Distribution of estate assets
- Overseeing the carrying out of will provisions
- Advice and guidance concerning estate administration duties
We strive to take the weight off of your shoulders and help in the efficient and timely completion of the estate administration process.