The process of planning your estate can be daunting – but it doesn’t have to be. Selecting the right lawyer can make all the difference. As a neutral third party with decades of experience creating wills and trusts, I’ll help you make smart decisions that align with your wishes for the future, while protecting your assets today. Ensure the financial and emotional wellbeing of both you and your loved ones with Gravett Law’s streamlined, no-nonsense approach to accomplishing your estate planning goals.
The Many Benefits of Creating a Will or Trust:
Rest assured that your estate will be distributed in the exact manner that you envision after you pass away.
Prevent loved ones from experiencing confusion, misunderstandings, and increased stress while carrying out your last wishes.
Have peace of mind that your family members will be financially taken care of once you are gone.
Designate a family member as power of attorney to make legal and financial decisions on your behalf, should you ever be unable to speak for yourself.
Outline your Advanced Healthcare Directive, where you may list an individual to make life or death decisions about healthcare treatment plans if you are ever incapacitated.
Avoid having your assets tied up in California’s probate court, incurring major delays and costly government probate fees.
Reduce chances of legal and interpersonal conflict between family members as a result of ambiguity around your estate.
Why Choose Gravett Law for Your Family’s Will and Trust Needs:
Over 30 Years Practicing Law. As a seasoned professional with decades of experience working on behalf of Napa Valley residents, I bring an immensely deep knowledge base to each new estate planning project.
Approachable Conversations. I avoid complicated legal jargon at all costs and walk you through the estate planning process in a way that feels accessible and manageable.
Empathetic Guidance. Estate planning can require many big, sometimes challenging decisions (Who should be the executor of my will? Should I distribute my estate equally, or allocate based on financial need? Who gets our family home?) I work with you to get to the bottom of what’s ultimately most important, and guide you through the decision making process to ensure that your legal documents accomplish exactly what you set out to achieve.