Illinois Estate Planning Attorneys Create Strong Legacies for Clients

Dedicated Collinsville firm assists with wills and probate matters

After spending a life protecting your family and accumulating assets, you deserve to distribute that property according to your wishes. Whether you’re young or old, effective estate planning is necessary to ensure that your intentions are honored. At William Berry & Associates, LLC in Collinsville, our knowledgeable attorneys help clients in the Metro East area and throughout Illinois establish comprehensive programs that create a lasting legacy for loved ones and charitable causes. Whether you are looking to draft a will, representing an estate during the probate process, or engaged in an inheritance dispute, we have the skill and experience to safeguard your interests.

Experienced Metro East lawyers find personalized solutions to estate concerns

Regardless of your circumstances, our lawyers take the time to learn about your values and goals. From there, we work diligently to accomplish your objectives. During a free initial consultation, we can advise you on issues such as:

  • Wills and probate — Our wills and probate attorneys tackle any estate challenges that you have, including the creation of wills, trusts, advance medical directives and guardianship documents. This includes providing personalized counsel on potential tax issues and methods of bypassing probate.
  • Probate litigation — Conflicts regarding someone’s bequest can be bitter and costly. Our firm handles a full range of probate litigation to help ensure that the decedent’s true intentions are followed.
  • Probate and estate administration — During the probate and estate administration process, our firm assists estate executors and administrators so that they can fulfill their legal requirements and avoid unnecessary complications.

We understand the emotional turmoil that is often associated with estate and probate matters, but we offer strong guidance so that you can make informed decisions about how to proceed.

Contact a dedicated Illinois wills and probate attorney for a free initial consultation

William Berry & Associates, LLC advises clients in Southern Illinois and throughout the state on a full range of estate planning and probate issues. Please call 618-477-8960 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation at our Collinsville office.