Helping You Through Life’s Most Important Decisions
Financial stability is often a necessary part of living a productive life. However, the passing of a family member, when expected or unexpected, can lead to serious questions and concerns about family finances, as well as the distribution of assets and belongings. Often, the best way to avoid such a hassle is to create an estate plan or prepare a trust or will that explicitly dictates the division of assets upon an individual’s passing.
At The Law Offices of David Sternfield, LLC, we have helped individuals in Chicago and across Illinois with their estate planning needs for over 20 years. In addition, we provide guidance on probate and estate administration issues. Mr. Sternfield also assists clients in matters involving the guardianship of a minor. Whatever the circumstances, we work to connect you with a knowledgeable, experienced lawyer who will strive to secure your finances in the most optimal and efficient way.
Simplifying The Estate Planning Process
Attorney David M. Sternfield strives to make the transfer of assets following an untimely death as smooth as possible, given the circumstances. Our firm assists clients with the following:
- Drafting a last will and testament
- Crafting a trust, whether revocable or irrevocable
- Creating a living will
- Power of attorney measures
We offer complete estate planning assistance, in addition to probating estates.
Protecting The Rights And Interests Of Minors
As a court-appointed guardian to minor children, Mr. Sternfield understands the importance of appointing a qualified guardian who will look after the best interests of an individual who cannot make his or her own decisions. We can help you establish a guardianship and answer any questions you may have on the procedure.