When people think about estate planning, they often think only about wills and trusts. Careful estate planning, however, involves a consideration of many estate planning tools that can help people plan for the future welfare of their family, both before and after their passing.
At the Law Offices of Darrell C. Harriman, we offer a wide range of estate planning tools to meet the needs of our diverse client base. We represent clients throughout Los Angeles and the surrounding areas. Our clients have estates of all sizes from relatively small estates to larger estates that require more sophisticated planning.
Some of the estate planning services we provide at our firm include:
- Living trusts
- Wills and pour-over wills
- Powers of attorney
- Advance health care directives (living wills)
- Revocable and irrevocable trusts
- Credit shelter trusts and special needs trusts
- Community property agreements
Our law office is located in North Hills, California. We represent clients throughout Los Angeles County and the surrounding areas. To contact our firm, call 818-892-7093, or send us an e-mail.Trusted Legal Service Since 1980
The founder of our firm, lawyer Darrell C. Harriman, has been practicing law in Los Angeles and Orange counties since 1980. Many of our new clients come to us from the referrals of satisfied clients. Visit out Client Testimonials page to read what our clients have to say about our firm.
Clients appreciate our warm and welcoming office atmosphere. Clients appreciate our attention to detail and our ability to provide creative, forward-thinking estate plans that protect their wealth and their family.Advance Health Care Directives and Powers of Attorney
We are pleased to assist clients with advance health care directives and powers of attorney. An advance health care directive, formerly called a living will, is a document that defines your medical care wishes. It states your wishes concerning vital issues like removal of life support, organ donations and burial instructions.
A power of attorney grants a person of your choice the power to handle important financial decisions on your behalf, if you become ill or disabled. Powers of attorney and advance health care directives are key tools used in preparing your estate plan.Contact Us
To speak with an attorney about your estate planning needs, contact our North Hills law office at 818-892-7093.