Solid Estate Planning And Estate Litigation Representation

The responsibility of making sure your loved ones are taken care of after you are gone can seem overwhelming. We can help take away the uncertainty and confusion surrounding estate planning. Waltrip & Schmidt, L.L.C., serves St. Louis, as well as all of Missouri and Illinois, with smart, experienced estate planning advice. We also represent clients dealing with probate and estate litigation.

An Estate Plan That Fits Your Life

Everyone needs an estate plan, but no two estate plans look exactly the same. As experienced estate planning attorneys, Frank J. Schmidt or one of our other lawyers will carefully examine your assets and discuss your wishes with you. We will help you create an estate plan that allows you to distribute your assets as you see fit, while minimizing taxes and the need to put your estate through probate court. If you own a business, we will help you devise a succession plan that will make the transition as smooth as possible.

Protect Yourself In Estate Litigation

When a person passes away, there may be many parties that take an interest in the execution of his or her estate, such as creditors. If a dispute arises about the distribution of the estate's assets, you or your business will need forceful legal representation to protect your financial interests. Frank J. Schmidt and our other attorney have successfully represented clients in numerous cases of litigation related to disputed wills and trusts. As your lawyer, we will fight to get you or your business what is rightfully yours.

We also offer experienced representation related to asset protection and probate administration, along with conservatorship and guardianship actions.

Schedule A Consultation

If you need to create or amend your estate plan, or are facing a will or trust dispute, call Waltrip & Schmidt, L.L.C., at 866-282-5555, or email us through this website's Contact page. We are licensed to practice in Missouri and Illinois.