Wills, testamentary trusts, revocable living trusts or irrevocable trusts, special needs trusts ( a/k/a supplemental needs trusts ) power of attorney, living wills, beneficiary deeds and designations - there are numerous techniques that can be employed to create the right estate plan for the specific needs of you and your family.
Even Colorado's simplified probate procedure can seem anything but simple when you are attempting to carry out the wishes of a loved one who has died. We help ease the burden by assisting and representing personal representatives, trustees, or beneficiaries of trusts and informal and formal probate estates.
Court appointments for guardianship and/or conservatorship of an adult suffering from dementia, Alzheimer's disease, severe mental illness, or simply the frailty sometimes associated with aging are sometimes needed. A guardian is responsible for the health care and residential placement of a protected adult; The conservator manages his/her finances and assets.
Prenuptial, cohabitation, or marital agreements can be beneficial to many people in a variety of circumstances, from "Baby Boomers" cohabiting or entering a second marriage to same-sex couples who cannot marry. Step-parent and second parent adoptions provide security and peace of mind for children and parents in marriages and civil unions.