Estate Planning in Maple Grove, MN

Stay ahead of the curve and establish a plan for your assets with our managed estate planning in Maple Grove, MN. The lawyers at Markve & Zweifel PLLC view financial planning and estate management as more than just a curating of your belongings. Your estate is more than just the total of your finances. Each member of your family may have competing interests, and there are children and aging loved ones to consider as well.

Our attorneys look at the entire scope of your estate, and that includes your family, your personal goals, and how those goals mesh with the applicable tax laws in place in the state of Minnesota. Who you chose as the conservator of your will may be as important as who you have write the document. Make sure that the will you have reflects your views and beliefs as accurately as possible.

Writing a will is just one step in realizing your goals after you are gone. Understanding your options when it comes to revocable trusts and living wills can make a big difference when it comes to your taxing obligations and the amounts that your heirs eventually see in their bank accounts.

Effective Estate Lawyers

A will should never be outdated. Your last will is more than just a static document. It is a reflection of what you have achieved and what you find most important in life. Such a document should provide your surviving heirs with clear instructions about the distribution of your assets and the liabilities they face with regard to their own taxes. Our lawyers are capable of crafting legal documents that address a host of issues, including:

  • Wills and Revocable Trusts
  • Healthcare Directives
  • Power of Attorney
  • Transfer on Death Deeds
  • Ante-Nuptial and Cohabitation Agreements
  • Estate and Gift Tax Planning

The Probate Administration Process

After the loss of a loved one, you need to focus on caring for those left behind. Our team is ready to take care of any paperwork surrounding the administration of any estate. With more than 20 years of experience with matters surrounding probate, it makes sense to choose our firm for your needs. Our lawyers are familiar with all types of administration, including:

  • Informal Probates
  • Formal – Supervised and Unsupervised
  • Summary Assignment
  • Decree of Descents
  • Ancillary Administrations

Ensure that all benefits are appropriately distributed to any beneficiaries with our approach to trust administration. Choosing the right type of trust is a central part of our approach to estate management and planning.

Contact us today for estate planning that protects your interests after you are gone. We proudly serve clients in Maple Grove, Osseo, Brooklyn Park, New Hope, and Plymouth, Minnesota, and surrounding communities.