Wills, Trusts, and Probate
Many people are uncomfortable dealing with the idea of their own death. Most people need some sort of estate plan to provide for their family and loved ones after they are gone. Parents may need to provide for guardianship and the financial needs of their minor children through the establishment of a Trust. Moreover, single and divorced people need an estate plan to direct the disposition of their assets after they die, otherwise the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will do this for them.
At the Law Offices of B. J. Krintzman, located in Newton, Massachusetts and in Mashpee, Massachusetts, we take the time to examine your goals and determine which estate planning tools will help you achieve them. Our firm is skilled at reminding you of issues and eventualities you may not think about when creating an estate plan and will gently guide you through a sometimes frightening, complex, and often confusing process. Contact us to determine what estate plan is right for you.
Comprehensive Estate Planning
Estate planning requires an attorney who will take the time to listen to your concerns and develop a plan to accomplish your goals in the most efficient manner possible. Our firm has the experience of a large Boston law firm in an accessible, comfortable,and affordable suburban setting. Whether your needs are complex or simple, you can come to us for advice about:
Probate Administration and Litigation
Many matters are brought into Probate Court for resolution. Upon death, a party's Will needs to be probated. But, advanced planning can help you avoid having assets tied up in probate for years. Probate litigation can occur when people fail to create a competent estate plan, or when there is a contest or dispute surrounding an estate. Our firm can help make the complex process of probating a will simple and will also fight for you to defend or prosecute a probate claim.
When estate disputes involve your family, it is important to retain a lawyer who will help you through these challenging times. Whether you need an aggressive litigator or an attorney who will work cooperatively with all parties, you should contact the Law Offices of B. J. Krintzman. We represent clients throughout Massachusetts, including those in Newton, Needham, Wellesley, Weston, Arlington, Lexington, Boston, and Brookline, and on Cape Cod in Mashpee, Falmouth, and Bourne. Please call 617.244.7700.