Estate Planning / Elder Law

Detailed Estate Planning Guidance from an Experienced Estate Planning Lawyer

A comprehensive estate plan is one of the best gifts you can provide your loved ones. A properly prepared estate plan allows a client to transfer wealth in a manner that benefits their loved ones in accordance with the client’s personal values and concerns. At the DeChello Law Firm, we are proud to offer comprehensive estate planning guidance to clients throughout New Haven Connecticut. We work closely with accountants, financial advisors, insurance agents, stock brokers and appraisers to ensure that every last detail of your estate planning and elder law concern is fully addressed.

Estate Planning

Our comprehensive estate planning guidance is designed to help you complete the most effective and efficient plan possible. We offer advice on a wide range of estate planning vehicles and documents, including:

  • Simple Wills, Pour Over Wills and Wills that include Testamentary Trusts
  • Living Wills and Appointment of Health Care Agents
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Revocable Living Trusts
  • Irrevocable Trusts including Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
  • Personal Residence Trusts
  • Education Trusts for children and grandchildren
  • Trusts for pets
  • Trusts to address issues related to drug or alcohol dependency or divorce of beneficiaries Family Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies with fractional interest plans designed to provide fractional interest valuation discounts
  • Recapitalizations designed to freeze valuations
  • Cross Purchase or Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Redemption Agreements

Elder Law – Title XIX

We strive to provide guidance and advice to benefit seniors and the disabled in strategies that can be employed to preserve and protect our clients, their loved ones and their assets from the uncertainty of future health care costs and long term care needs. We offer advice on a number of Elder Law and Title XIX matters, including:

  • Qualification for Title XIX
  • Planned giving
  • Life insurance and long-term care insurance
  • Health Care Directives
  • Asset Protection
  • Nursing home issues

Contact Us to Discuss Your Estate Planning and Elder Law Issues

Our carefully planned and detailed approach to estate planning and elder law issues is designed to help you address each of your needs in the necessary manner.

To learn more about our estate planning and elder law services, or to discuss your specific needs, call 203-234-2225 or contact us online today.