Wills & Trusts Lawyers
Cudney, Gwinup, Hoffman & Hoffman, LLP, is one of El Dorado County's most experienced law firms. We offer more than 60 years of combined expertise in the areas of wills, trust, and probate. We have California State Bar Certified Specialists in Family Law and Estate Planning. We are a reputable firm that strives to provide our clients with effective legal services through experienced and competent attorneys.
Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning
Wills are an effective way to lay out the preferences of how one would like their estate to be handled upon their passing. Many express their deepest sentiments towards their loved one’s through this document. At Cudney, Gwinup, Hoffman & Hoffman, LLP, in Cameron Park, CA, our attorneys prepare well-drafted wills to insure that properties are transferred quickly and avoid as many tax burdens as possible that are imposed by the State of California.
While at times it may be difficult for some to face the idea of mortality, a will can bring peace of mind to an individual by knowing that all of one’s affairs are put in order. This makes it very important to have an experienced Wills & Trusts Lawyer.
Wills describe the estate, but most importantly a will provides important instructions as to gifts to charity, the care of minor children, along with referencing any trusts that may exist. Some even decide to disinherit relatives who might usually be expected to receive property making it important to have a properly drafted will. Wills can range from simple single-page documents to extensive and lengthy documents. The length of a will can depend on the size of one's’ estate and preferences of the testator.
Why you need an Estate Attorney in El Dorado, CA
As a result of these examples, the testator must abide by the legal rules of the state of California in order to insure that the will is effective. While estate planning can be difficult, complex, and sometimes daunting you don’t have to face this task alone. Cudney, Gwinup, Hoffman & Hoffman, LLP, will help you find the best way to frame your estate planning around your needs.
Do not let your estate fall to the hands of the State of California, contact an experienced and trusted El Dorado Trusts Lawyer today at (530) 677-1611 to schedule your initial consultation