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Estate Planning

Baton Rouge Estate Planning Lawyers:
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Everyone wants to be the master of his or her own fate. While we don't have much control over when we die or whether we become incapacitated, with proper estate planning, we have control over how our assets are distributed, who will make our health care decisions if we are incapacitated and how assets are protected from judgment creditors.

The Baton Rouge attorneys at The Cohn Law Firm LLC have the skills and knowledge to assist clients throughout Louisiana develop an estate plan to protect their assets, achieve tax planning goals and create a living will.

We will take the time to ascertain your estate planning goals, explain the benefits and limitations of various estate planning tools and techniques and customize an estate plan for your unique situation.

Our lawyers offer a full range of estate planning services, including the following:

  • Tax planning
  • Wills and trusts (from a simple last will and testament to revocable and irrevocable trusts, including charitable remainder trusts)
  • Drafting and review of wills and trust documents
  • Asset protection (including using business organization tools)
  • Generation skipping devices
  • Legacy planning
  • Living wills or health care directives (sometimes referred to as advance health care directives)
  • Durable powers of attorney
  • Guardianships

We also review existing wills, trust documents and estate plans to ensure your estate plan remains compliant with the law and accounts for changes in your life. To discuss you current estate planning needs, please schedule a confidential consultation with an experienced Louisiana lawyer by calling us at 225-754-9868 or filling out our intake form on our contact page.

Please visit our Probate and Estate Planning FAQ for additional information about estate planning.

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