Wills and Probate

At JER Legal, we understand the need to protect your hard-earned assets. Death and taxes may be inevitable, but our office can help you make the best of these eventualities.  That’s why we have a team of well-experienced, professional wills and probate attorneys who take care of all the legalities associated with estate planning and administration and drafting of all relevant documents to make sure your wishes are respected and properly executed.

Whether you want to update your will, transfer investment property to a trust, appoint guardians for your children, or want us to help you with the preparation a Power of Attorney, we offer you expert guidance regarding all aspects of estate planning, probate, and guardianship, ensuring that your wishes will be carried out and your assets will be protected even when you’re not around your loved ones.  As a firm focused on real estate and real estate investing, we are well versed in the interplay between estate planning and real estate holdings.

Get Help with Wills and Estate

JER Legal provides expert legal advice on all matters related to estate planning, wills, probate, and guardianship to a large number of clients based in Maryland, and Washington D.C. We have established an unparalleled reputation for our ability to understand the precise needs and expectations of each client and craft a solution that best suits their preferences.

Estate Planning

Estate planning involves complex concepts, understanding of local regulations, and a careful consideration of the unique needs of each client. The will and probate attorneys at JER Legal work with you to help you create an estate plan that will offer optimal financial security to each member of your family.

Our attorneys can help you with the drafting of:

  1. Wills and codicils
  2. Revocable living trusts and other trusts and instruments
  3. Advanced healthcare directives
  4. Powers of Attorney

Probate and Guardianship

JER Legal helps you get through the lengthy, complex, and often challenging process of probate by offering you the dedicated services of an experienced probate attorney who helps you prepare for the court pleadings and ensures that the court-supervised probate process is completed with utmost efficiency. We often represent heirs and creditors in the Maryland Orphan’s Court  throughout the state, and in the Probate Division of the Superior Court for the District of Columbia.  Whether you need to distribute real estate to facilitate a closing, clear title, or obtain a reverse mortgage, we have the specific experience to efficiently guide you through the process, often at a fixed cost.

Our will and probate lawyers can help you with:

  1. Estate administration
  2. Filing petitions for conservatorship or guardianship
  3. Will contests and heir disputes
  4. Fiduciary litigation

To learn more about estate planning and probate services or to schedule a consultation with one of our attorneys, please call us at (202) 888-7212.