Estate & Elder Planning

The attorneys at Pizzuti & Mazzeo, LLC pride themselves on their ability to help clients reach their estate planning goals. In order to effectuate a successful estate plan, clients must consider their current and long term financial needs as well as the future distribution of their assets. The attorneys work together with the clients to prepare an estate plan that accomplishes the client’s objectives while developing orderly distributions and minimizing estate tax costs. From small to large estate plans, Pizzuti & Mazzeo, LLC will develop creative and comprehensive plans that address the needs of the client and their families.

Estate Planning

In order to develop the appropriate plan for each client’s needs, the attorneys will of often utilize a combination of the following: Last Will and Testament; Durable Power of Attorney; Health Care Proxy; Living Wills; Revocable Trusts; and Irrevocable Trusts. Further consideration of current assets and distributions will help determine what tools will be utilized to develop the most appropriate estate plan. Please contact the firm to set up a estate planning consultation.

Estate Settlement

We help clients navigate through the numerous tasks associated with estate settlement and probate filings. Whether the settlement consists of unopposed filings and distributions or contested probate litigation, the attorneys will guide representatives and beneficiaries through the estate administration process.

Elder Law

The firm helps clients with elder planning and advice as they are entering and once they have reached their retirement years. Numerous issues that overlap with a client’s estate plan such as Medicaid planning, long-term care planning, and asset protection can be addressed most effectively during a consultation.