Wills, Estate & Trust at Smith Butz

Estate Planning

The Estates and Trusts department of Smith Butz is fully equipped to handle any type of estate matter, regardless of the complexity or size of the estate. Our attorneys have drafted numerous Wills and devised estate plans and strategies for clients in an effort to assist in the preservation and transfer of wealth as well as to minimize the tax consequences of wealth and transfer. Our attorneys regularly prepare medical and financial powers of attorney and are expert in estate litigation matters. Our clients range from individuals to families who need straight forward planning to corporate executives, Doctors, Professional Athletes and Business Owners with more complex needs. Whatever your needs or concerns, let the experienced attorneys of Smith Butz handle your Estate Planning and Trust matters.

Estate Administration

Along with providing our clients with essential estate documents and information to help prepare you for any situation, our attorneys are also highly experienced in matters of estate administration. Following the death of a loved one, the administration process can be convoluted and overwhelming. The attorneys at Smith Butz are routinely proficient in every aspect of estate administration, including collecting and distributing assets, settling debts and resolving any other estate disputes that may arise during this process. Our attorneys would be happy to assist you with any estate administration issues that may arise.

Please contact any of our attorneys if you need any assistance with estate planning, and estate administration.

  • Wills

  • Estate and Trust Planning

  • Estate and Trust Administration

  • Advance Health Care Directives

  • Powers of Attorney

  • Wealth Preservation

  • Estate and Trust Litigation


Kendra L. Smith, Esq.

Kendra L. Smith, Esq.

Jennifer Schiavoni, Esq.

Jennifer Schiavoni, Esq.

John M. Smith, Esq.

John M. Smith, Esq.

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