Estate Planning

Estate planning may be one of the most important things that you can do to protect your family and loved ones. Well-planned estate management can make the difference between a smooth transition with your loved ones thriving, or one that is costly, difficult, and leaves them struggling to survive without you.

The prudent course is to take action now, to implement the right estate plan for your needs. When you contact William A. Brown, LLC, we will carefully examine your wishes and desires to develop the strategy you need to protect the financial security for your family and loved ones.  Together we can generate the testamentary documents personally tailored to insure that your decisions are carried out according to your wishes.  These documents typically include a:

  • Last Will & Testament
  • Family Trust
  • Power of Attorney Health Care
  • General Power of Attorney

Probate Law

Probate administration is the legal process by which assets from a deceased individual are distributed among beneficiaries. Probate law is a unique and complex field.  The proceedings can be expensive and stressful.  William A. Brown LLC has experience in probate law and is there to help.  We can also advise you how to plan your financial estate to avoid probate proceedings.

Proper planning can utilize the probate proceedings to your advantage, but only if you prepare. Your estate may need the management and control that probated offers to effectively handle debts, transfer title to property, and create a systematic record to accomplish your objectives. But there are advantages and disadvantages that require analysis to determine what is best for your estate. You need the services of a qualified probate attorney to develop the right strategy.

Simply call to schedule an appointment today with William Brown who can meet with you in the safety and comfort of the office or your home to make sure that your wishes are carried out.

Real Estate Law

Most people are excited by the prospects of the purchase of a new home. An expensive transaction like real estate deserves attention from a property attorney to make sure that you get what you bargained for. Whether it is a residential, rural, or resort home, or a commercial real estate transaction, William Brown will be by your side to walk you through every step of the journey. We offer local representation, backed by over thirty years of experience, and we strive to keep your costs low.

As part of the process, we will review your documents to ensure that they are in order and help you understand the terms. Whether you’re planning on buying your first home, trading up to something bigger, or clearing the empty nest, we can provide legal guidance throughout the process. We are also a full-service estate planning firm and we recognize opportunities for estate planning that frequently involves real estate and minerals.

Contract Law & Commercial Law

HandshakeThis is an area of law that we encounter everyday whether we realize it or not. Each time we sign a contract we are agreeing to terms and conditions that will affect our rights and duties for virtually everything that we do on a daily basis, and we often consent to terms we are not even aware of. All of us need protection provided under the law to keep us from being taken advantage of by those who may manipulate the circumstances to their advantage.

William Brown will stand up for your rights and fight for what you are entitled to. We will be in your corner every step of the way to guard against unfair business practices. Whether you need help understanding the contract that you are being asked to sign, understanding what your rights and privileges are after you have entered into a contract, or if you need advice before you enter into a transaction, William Brown will be there for you.