Trust Petitions

Trusts

One of the most critical elements of estate planning is establishing a trust, a legal document that can be created while an individual is still living and takes effect after death. Creating a trust is a formal process that is initiated by a “settlor,” i.e., the property owner, who transfers their property to the designated...

Heggstad Petition

One of life’s most stressful undertakings is arranging property transfers into a trust after an individual’s death, as there are certain extenuating circumstances that can prevent the trust from being properly titled or funded. In such cases, a process known as the Heggstad Petition may be utilized to resolve the issue. If you would like...