Estate Planning

California Trusts and Estates Attorney Protects Family Wealth

San Jose law firm honors wishes of your loved ones
Attorney Lily L. Huang possesses in-depth knowledge about all aspects of trusts and estate issues, including:

  • Estate planning
  • Estate tax issues
  • Executorship duties
  • Guardianship
  • Living wills

  • Living trusts
  • Probate
  • Probate and will disputes
  • Wills drafting and execution

Estate planning
At the Law Office of Lily L. Huang, I can advise you on the best approach to your estate planning. I thoroughly analyze your estate and strategize the best means of transferring your assets, minimizing taxes, establishing guardianship for your children, supporting personal philanthropic causes and protecting your loved ones. I can draft a will that reflects your desires and establish living trusts if they would be beneficial to your estate.

Probate
I apply my extensive knowledge about California probate court to guide you through the complex process of probating a will. I assist executors in all steps of the process, including:

  • Creating a plan of action to probate the estate fairly and expeditiously
  • Filing the will with the probate court in California
  • Closing and opening bank accounts
  • Transferring assets from the deceased to the estate
  • Valuating the estate

  • Managing and liquidating assets as appropriate
  • Paying taxes and other debts
  • Locating beneficiaries
  • Hiring professionals and experts when necessary

Probate disputes
When disputes occur between beneficiaries, I help to successfully represent your interests. As a California probate attorney, I have the extensive knowledge to challenge invalid wills or to defend valid wills against the improper assertions of dissatisfied beneficiaries. A skillful mediator and litigator, I can negotiate between beneficiaries to preserve relationships or fastidiously pursue your rights in court when necessary.

Contact an estate planning lawyer in California to schedule a free consultation
Law Office of Lily L. Huang is conveniently located in San Jose. Call me at 408-780-3611 or contact me online to schedule a free initial appointment about your estate issue.