Estate Planning 

Looking to the future and taking steps to protect yourself and your loved ones in the event that you can no longer communicate your wishes is a process that can be uncomfortable and intimidating. However, it is essential that you create a comprehensive estate plan that can detail your wishes for medical care and the distribution of your assets upon your death.

Failure to plan for your estate, regardless of your wealth, can have serious consequences on your loved ones. Monaghan P.C. is a law firm that has more than a century of experience representing individuals in all of their estate planning needs, including the transfer of family assets from generation to generation.

Our estate planning attorneys are experienced in handling pre- and post-death estate planning, including drafting documents and making designations such as:

  • Wills

  • Living wills (advanced health care directives)

  • Trusts

  • Living trusts

  • Irrevocable and revocable trusts

  • Special needs trusts

  • Charitable trusts

  • Powers of attorney (for medical or financial)

  • Medical assistance planning (Medicaid planning and asset protection)

We also handle the probate administration of decedents' estates and the utilization of probate avoidance alternatives, such as revocable and irrevocable trusts and family partnerships. We are frequently brought in as counsel by major corporate fiduciaries in litigation and special asset problem estates and trusts.