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Tacoma Estate Planning Attorneys

Protect Your Family, Assets & Wealth

EXPERIENCED ESTATE PLANNING & PROBATE ATTORNEYS

Why hire James A. Jones?

James A. Jones, Attorney at Law, has been serving clients with elder law and estate planning for more than 20 years. He has spent his entire career helping families and business owners protect their assets, preserve their wealth and plan for the future. At our Tacoma law firm, we are solution-oriented and service focused. We take of clients like they were our own friends and family, providing the highest quality legal representation and value. We foster a relationship with our clients that is built on honesty and trust. That is why so many of our clients refer their friends and family to us.

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Estate Planning

An estate planning attorney does much more than a simple will. A will alone does not provide asset protection or help your loved ones avoid probate.

Wills & Trusts

The backbone of a comprehensive estate plan is a will and trust. An estate planning attorney can protect your home, business & family.

Elder Law

As we age, we all reach a point where we need help but without the assistance of an elder law attorney, your loved ones may be at risk of abuse.

Our Estate Planning Process

Getting Started

The first step is giving us a call or submitting a request to schedule your free strategy session. We will make the entire process as easy and painless as possible. You can also schedule your own appointment right on our website.

Strategy Session

Before your free strategy session, we’ll let you know what you should bring with you to your appointment in Tacoma. At the strategy session, our experienced estate planning attorneys. We’ll take the time to learn about you. Then, we’ll devise a customized roadmap to protect your assets and preserve your wealth.

Updates & Revisions

We’ll prepare your custom estate plan for you to give you and your family peace of mind and security. But, our service does not stop there. As things change in your life and family, you will need to periodically update your estate plan. We’ll be there for you to make sure it is done right.

Estate planning today leads to peace of mind tomorrow.

Tacoma Estate Planning Attorneys

Nobody wants to think about estate planning but you really should not delay. Life has a way of sneaking up on you and at any moment something unexpected could happen that will leave you regretting not having acted sooner. Our Tacoma attorneys can put you at ease and help you through the process. Let’s start with a free strategy session where we will discuss your need and options and help you formulate a plan that will give you the protection and peace you need. We can help you protect your family or business from the things that happen in life.

The strategy session is completely free so, what are you waiting for? Contact us today!

How Can Our Tacoma Estate Planning Attorneys Help You?

Wills

A will is an important part your estate plan. It determines things like, who will get your property, who will be the executor, who will be the guardian for your children, and more. Having a will also means that you, rather than Washington State Probate Law, makes these decisions when you die.

Trust

A trust may be the most important part of an estate plan. The right kind of trust may protect your assets while you are alive and ensure that your children and other loved ones receive their inheritance without the time and expense of probate. It may also come with tax benefits and protection from creditors.

Probate Administration

If you don’t have an estate plan in Washington State, or you don’t have the right estate plan, you are likely going to end up in probate court. Without the assistance of the right probate attorney to act as the probate administrator, you may spend a very long time and most of the estate assets before you get out of probate.

Trust Administration

A trust administrator helps to manage the assets of the trust. They handle things like taxes and compliance issues, managing the trust investment assets, ensures proper distribution of the trust assets and keeping the trust beneficiaries informed. A trust administrator is required to acting in the best interest of the trust.

Power of Attorney

There are a few types of power of attorney including a healthcare power of attorney and financial power of attorney. An estate in Washington State will typically include both because they do different things. If you become incapacitated and unable to make decisions, someone with the power of attorney can help.

Medicaid Planning

People are living longer and often require long-term care. A Washington State elder law attorney can help you with Medicare and long-term care planning is vital. An estate planning or elder law attorney can help you craft a plan that will give you the maximum possible benefits while preserving your wealth and assets.

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

An unexpected illness, lawsuit and sudden job loss are common reasons why families and individuals in Washington State end up in financial crisis. For many, filing a chapter 7 bankruptcy is the best way to get out the debt relief they need. Our experienced bankruptcy attorneys in Tacoma can help.

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

In some situations, chapter 13 bankruptcy can give you time to pay your debts while reducing what you owe to an affordable payment. A chapter 13 bankruptcy may help you keep your home and other assets and even reduce or eliminate certain types of mortgages. Call our Tacoma bankruptcy attorneys today.

How Can Our Tacoma Estate Planning Attorneys Help You?

Tacoma Estate Planning Attorneys

Wills

A will is an important part your estate plan. It determines things like, who will get your property, who will be the executor, who will be the guardian for your children, and more. Having a will also means that you, rather than Washington State Probate Law, makes these decisions when you die.

Trust

A trust may be the most important part of an estate plan. The right kind of trust may protect your assets while you are alive and ensure that your children and other loved ones receive their inheritance without the time and expense of probate. It may also come with tax benefits and protection from creditors.

Probate Administration

If you don’t have an estate plan in Washington State, or you don’t have the right estate plan, you are likely going to end up in probate court. Without the assistance of the right probate attorney to act as the probate administrator, you may spend a very long time and most of the estate assets before you get out of probate.

Trust Administration

A trust administrator helps to manage the assets of the trust. They handle things like taxes and compliance issues, managing the trust investment assets, ensures proper distribution of the trust assets and keeping the trust beneficiaries informed. A trust administrator is required to acting in the best interest of the trust.

Power of Attorney

There are a few types of power of attorney including a healthcare power of attorney and financial power of attorney. An estate in Washington State will typically include both because they do different things. If you become incapacitated and unable to make decisions, someone with the power of attorney can help.

Medicaid Planning

People are living longer and often require long-term care. A Washington State elder law attorney can help you with Medicare and long-term care planning is vital. An estate planning or elder law attorney can help you craft a plan that will give you the maximum possible benefits while preserving your wealth and assets.

What are you waiting for?

Tacoma Estate Planning Attorneys

Nobody wants to think about estate planning or, if you having financial problems, you may be very apprehensive about filing for bankruptcy but you really should not delay. Life has a way of sneaking up on you and at any moment something unexpected could happen that will leave you regretting not having acted sooner. Our Tacoma attorneys can put you at ease and help you through the process. Let’s start with a free strategy session where we will discuss your need and options and help you formulate a plan that will give you the protection and peace you need. We can help you protect your family or business from the things that happen in life.

The strategy session is completely free so, what are you waiting for? Contact us today!

Offer of a complimentary book

A Washington Consumer’s Guide to Estate Planning

15 Questions and Answers Everyone Needs to Know About Their Estate Plan

A $29.95 value but it is yours for free. We even pay the postage.

Learn how to create the future you want, both for yourself and your family from James A. Jones, a book author and expert in estate planning issues for over a decade.

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