Estate Planning & Probate Attorneys In Port Orchard

At LaCross & Murphy, PLLC, our probate and estate planning attorneys can not only help you create a plan that safeguards your estate assets; we can take into account your unique family situation and implement a plan for preventing any possible heartache, confusion or family conflict after you are gone.

If you have recently lost a loved one and are dealing with probate issues, we can help you account for every aspect of the estate and resolve matters of estate administration. We also handle probate and trust litigation when there is a dispute over the distribution of assets.

For a consultation to discuss your goals and concerns, please contact our office in Port Orchard. We provide estate planning and probate services to clients throughout Kitsap, Pierce, King, Snohomish, Jefferson and Mason counties.

Our Estate Planning Services

With an effective estate plan, you can provide for your loved ones and your own present and future needs. The key is to develop a customized strategy for your specific situation. At your disposal is a wealth of estate planning tools, which we can draft and help you coordinate to protect your assets and your family.

Our attorneys can craft a comprehensive estate plan to include any of the following:

  • Your will and that of your spouse
  • Powers of attorney for health care and financial decisions
  • A variety trusts, including living trusts, testamentary trusts and special needs trusts
  • Living wills, which can be used to clarify end-of-life wishes
  • Medicaid planning, which can help ensure that the cost of nursing home care or assisted living is covered
  • Effective transfer of complex assets, such as businesses and retirement plans

If you already have a plan in place, we can review it to ensure that it matches your current situation and that of your family.

Probate And Estate Administration

For an estate executor, dealing with probate can seem like a job in itself. If you have been named the executor of an estate, we can help alleviate your burden and ensure that all administrative and tax matters are handled accurately and efficiently.

Our probate litigation attorneys can also protect your rights in court in the event of disagreement over estate assets or trust assets.

Contact LaCross & Murphy, PLLC

To schedule a consultation with a Washington estate planning and probate lawyer, send us an email or call our Port Orchard office at 360-895-1555. We look forward to hearing from you.