Our Compassionate Estate Planning Approach
Our dedicated attorneys will help you manage next steps after the loss of a loved one — whether you’re a trustee, executor, guardian or agent in the Chicago area.
Generally, administering an estate involves several important aspects, which include:
- Taking an inventory of the assets and liabilities of the estate;
- Distributing the assets and settling the outstanding debts;
- Preparing an estate accounting;
- Preparing estate and inheritance tax returns;
- Handling inheritance disputes; and
- Handling estate and tax litigation issues if required.
Are you facing problems related to asset allocation, guardianship or trustee misconduct? Get a professional to efficiently and effectively handle estate planning and estate administration disputes.
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- Learn about the estate planning process
- Discuss your family dynamics
- Leave with actionable next steps and peace of mind
FREE EBOOK: HOW TO PLAN YOUR ESTATE AT EVERY STAGE OF LIFE
Have you started planning your estate? Believe it or not, there are steps you can take at every stage of life to prepare for the inevitable and unexpected.
Download this guide to find out exactly what to prepare during each decade —from your 20s to your 80s!
What Our Clients Are Saying About Us
Dear Eric, I just want you to know how much I appreciate everything you've done for me and the thoroughness with which you did it. You are indeed a most impressive will-maker, including the the serendipitous coverage your "compulsivity" supplies. You truly lift the experience from the quotidian to an art-form. In addition, you are a real mensch, in its best sense: open, warm, caring, understanding and honest. Again, my thanks to you and your staff for your help. With best wishes, S.B
Eric and Julie: On behalf of the Edgebrook Women's Club would like to thank you and express our gratitude for your wonderfully informative presentation to our group. As was evident from the many questions your information was needed, very well received and your situational examples registered with many in the audience. Thank you again for providing a much needed and informative presentation.
"Eric, Thanks again for helping me get this signed and completed. It's a big comfort knowing that my will and estate is in order. Thank you again for your generosity and friendship. I really appreciate being able to get this taken care of and with a certain level of confidence. I trust you and feel really comfortable with your advice. I've already referred some friends to you. I will continue to be your advocate and biggest fan!"
"We felt very comfortable with both attorneys. We would feel comfortable if we had to call to have questions answered. The atmosphere with Mr. Matlin was great, and we left the office feeling positive about something that is so important to us."
"I believe Eric did an excellent job communicating the related issues, options and was very helpful in assisting in making final decisions. The process was very helpful and resulted in us making the right decisions for ourselves. It was very easy and educational to work with Eric Matlin and his team."
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