Wheaton Will Lawyers | Trust Attorneys, Wheaton

Wheaton Will Lawyers | Trust Attorneys, Wheaton

Our Wheaton will and trust attorneys have the knowledge and skill to provide you with outstanding service. We take pride in our above-and-beyond client service and affordable rates. We take the time to understand your family's goals and educate you on revocable living trusts, wills, and powers of attorney, which help you achieve them.

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The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

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O'Flaherty Law of Wheaton

1275 E. Butterfield Rd., Ste. 109A Wheaton, IL 60189

Phone:

(630) 384-0100

E-Mail:

wheaton@oflaherty-law.com

Hours: 9 am - 7 pm Monday - Friday 11 am - 3pm Saturday 11 am - 2 pm Sunday

See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.  ​​​

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Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

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How To Use Revocable Living Trusts To Avoid Costly Probate Proceedings

In this article, our Wheaton trust attorneys explain how revocable living trusts allow you to avoid a costly and stressful probate case.

In the state of Illinois, if you own $100,000 of non-real estate assets and real estate outside of a trust, probate is mandatory. Probate court can end up costing you 5% to 10% of the estate in attorneys fees and court costs.

Not only is it costly, but it is time-consuming. Probate cases take up to a year or more to complete before distributing your inheritance. 

Using a revocable living trust will allow easy passage of assets to your loved ones when you pass. This article will aid you in avoiding the stressful, lengthy, and costly process of probate. 

Read the full article by our Wheaton will and trust lawyers explaining why revocable living trusts are crucial in avoiding probate in Wheaton. 

In this Learn About Law video, Wheaton will and trust attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains how trusts prevent the probate process when you pass.

Creating a Will in Wheaton

In this article, our Wheaton will attorneys explain what wills are and how to create one.

Wills are intended for the purpose of transferring assets when you pass and can also serve the purpose of naming a guardian for minor children. We give you a step-by-step process to fully understand how you can secure your loved one's future using a will.

Read the full article by our Wheaton will attorneys explaining wills under Illinois law. 

In this video, Wheaton will attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains everything you need to know about creating a will.

How to Use Trusts To Avoid Or Minimize Estate Taxes

In this article, our Wheaton trust attorneys explain ways to minimize and reduce estate tax.

The article first goes over AB trusts, which allow married couples to use each other's estate tax exemptions. We also discuss irrevocable life insurance trusts, which are designed to remove the death benefit of your life insurance policies from your taxable estate. Finally, we explain grantor retained annuity trusts, grantor retained income trusts, and grantor retained unitrusts. These allow assets to accumulate in value without that value being included in your taxable estate.

Read the full article by our Wheaton trust attorneys about how to use trusts to reduce and minimize estate tax.

In this video, Wheaton will attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains everything you need to know about creating a will.

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