Asset protection planning is the method of preparing for the possibility of future lawsuits by rearranging the ownership of assets so that they are beyond the reach of potential third party creditors. It can act as a form of supplementary insurance in an overall strategy to protect you from the risks associated with your industry, businesses and professions, however, insurance policies have limits and exclusions.

FAMILY ASSET PROTECTION

  • Simple and complex will creation
  • Establishment of revocable, irrevocable and charitable trusts
  • Structure of family limited partnerships
  • Estate and gift tax review
  • Estate and probate administration
  • Estate and trust litigation
  • Limited liability entities
  • Asset protection trusts
  • Off-shore trusts

INDIVIDUAL ASSET PROTECTION

  • Pre- and post-marital agreements
  • Property ownership, contract drafting and review
  • Retirement planning (pension, profit sharing, employee stock option, 401(k) and individual retirement accounts)
  • Living trusts, special needs trusts, and other disability planning
  • Medical powers of attorney, durable powers of attorney and medical directives
  • Guardianship alternatives

BUSINESS ASSET PROTECTION

We provide businesses of every size with legal advice and assistance in order to help them organize and grow successfully.