Estate planning in NJ is the process of identifying who gets what after your death, how they receive it, and how to carry out your intentions efficiently.
Working with an estate planning attorney in NJ involves reviewing your goals and assets, learning about the law and options for your loved ones to receive your assets, and designing strategies to pass your wealth and values.
An Estate Plan always has at least three documents:
Your Estate Plan may also incorporate a Trust. A Trust is a vehicle that owns assets and has rules for how those assets can be used. A Trust can be the most useful tool to create an Estate Plan that fits you and your family. With the help of an experienced estate planning attorney in NJ, a Trust can:
Porzio’s Wealth Preservation attorneys serve New Jersey families with offices in Morristown NJ, Princeton NJ, and New York City. We provide legal counsel on Estate Planning, Elder Law, Asset Protection Planning, Special Needs Planning, Wills and Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Powers, Living Wills, Probate, Estate Administration, Estate and Trust Litigation, Guardianship, and Tax Planning to families in Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Hunterdon County, Mercer County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Passaic County, Somerset County, Sussex County, Union County and Warren County.