The Witherspoon Law Group can help many families and business owners. The Witherspoon Law Group diligently works with families to understand and achieve their estate planning goals. Whether it is the desire to avoid probate during a period of incapacity or after death, protecting one’s estate from creditors, divorces, and family disputes, or working to reduce potential tax liability on estates with significant assets, we understand that not everyone’s planning will look the same. Accordingly, this requires not only identifying essential goals but often times incorporating elder law, business and corporate exit strategies as is required.

We consider a team approaches the best way to review and plan for larger estates whereby all trusted advisors are involved in the process respective to their area of expertise. Thus, our estate planning team achieves our client’s goals in the following areas:

  • Business Exit Strategies Including Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Durable and Springing Powers of Attorney for Property
  • Health Care Powers of Attorneys and Advanced Directives
  • Last Wills and Testament
  • Irrevocable Trusts
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts• Life Insurance Trusts
  • Beneficiary Deeds
  • Revocable Living Trusts
  • Other Non-Probate Transfers

The Witherspoon Law Group can help many business owners evaluate your estate planning options by assisting with succession planning, wills, trusts, and other estate issues. Many business owners are approaching retirement and considering succession planning options. business owners with a handful of partners or associates frequently wonder if it is a realistic expectation to get bought out by the other business owners. If so, how do you then decide the amount and structure? Like many business owners valuation issues, there is no simple answer to either question.