Wills & Ancillary Documents
The attorneys at Kommer Bave & Ciccone LLP break through the complexities of Wills and other estate planning tools with their clients. They work to create the right plan to address all the individualized needs of the client.
Trusts are the estate planning vehicles that can address the needs of the disabled, minor beneficiaries and provide estate tax relief. The attorneys at Kommer Bave & Ciccone LLP take the mystery out of “trusts” and assist you to create an effective estate plan using trusts.
Estate Administration/ Litigation and Guardianship
These can be very emotional and scary times especially if proper planning has not been done. Will there be a contest? If so, the attorneys at Kommer Bave & Ciccone LLP are tireless advocates for their clients in any contested proceeding.
Our mission is to protect our clients’ assets that they have worked so hard for, by crafting plans and strategies with meticulous attention to detail. Many clients come to us unsure of what they need related to finances, healthcare issues, and family needs. We help them decide where assets will be directed and how to account for any unique circumstances. Dealing with estate planning and writing a will can be confusing. The estate planning attorneys at Kommer Bave & Ciccone LLP take pride in educating our clients by answering all of their questions and providing individualized attention to their needs. We also address issues related to long term care needs such as long term care insurance and Medicaid planning.
Frequently Asked Questions
A person who dies with a Will, dies “testate”. Most people should have a Will in order for you to choose the beneficiaries of your property and to name your Executor, the person in charge of your estate. A person who dies without a Will, dies “intestate” and New York State law governs who your “distributees” or beneficiaries are, as well as the person in charge of your estate.