Estate Planning and Administration

Elkins, PLC assists clients with a variety of personal planning for individuals, families and fiduciaries including the preparation of wills and trusts, health care and financial decision making, planning for disabled family members, asset protection planning, gifting programs, charitable giving, long-term care planning, retirement planning, business succession planning and marital property agreements. Our Team develops valuable strategies for individuals, as well as for multi-generational and complex holdings. We negotiate and structure corporate, real estate, partnership and other types of business transactions, including family partnerships and limited liability companies as part of the overall estate planning process. We also advise fiduciaries and beneficiaries of estates and trusts in negotiating settlements of family disputes and provide advice on valuation and tax issues in gift and estate matters. We represent succession representatives and heirs in the litigation process, as well as estates and donors in audits and litigation with the IRS.