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Porter Ranch Estate Planning Lawyer

Porter Ranch Estate Planning Attorney

Dedicated Estate Planning Attorneys Advise Clients Throughout Porter Ranch, California

Estate planning can be a daunting and complicated process, but the benefits of providing protection for your relatives and loved ones and ensuring that your affairs are in order should you become ill or disabled cannot be overvalued. Establishing a will and a trust are critical components of any successful estate plan, but an experienced Porter Ranch estate planning attorney will help you ensure that even the frequently overlooked aspects of estate planning—such as establishing a conservatorship and advance health care directive—are included in your plan.

At the Law Offices of Darrell C. Harriman, I skillfully help clients create thorough and comprehensive estate plans that anticipate all possible outcomes. The estate planning process is not one that you have to undertake alone. I am here to provide guidance and expert legal advice every step of the way so that you can have the peace of mind of knowing that your affairs are in order should the unexpected occur.

Every Porter Ranch Estate Plan is Unique

Avoiding probate in California is particularly important because of the high fees and lengthy timelines associated with the basic probate process. Despite this, successful estate planning does more than simply remove your assets from the probate process. All comprehensive estate plans will have several essential documents at their core, including:

  • A last will and testament,
  • A revocable or living trust,
  • An advance health care directive, and
  • A power of attorney, so that an individual is appointed to make financial and/or medical decisions on your behalf in the event of incapacity.

Our estate planning attorney gets to know you on a personal level so that he is able to evaluate your unique situation in order to formulate an estate plan that will work for you. Comprehensive estate planning takes all aspects of a client’s life into consideration and also accounts for potential complications that may arise in the future, including:

  • The potential impact of a child’s future divorce, or a surviving spouse’s later remarriage, on his or her inheritance,
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What Sets Darrell C. Harriman Apart?

Helping Clients With Their Since 1980
  • Practicing Since 1980

    I have over four decades of helping my clients through the legal process.

  • Personalized, Responsive Service

    I'll craft a personalized strategy that fits the specific needs of your case.

  • Clear Answers In Plain Language

    Simplifying complex legal issues enables you to make informed decisions.

  • Proactive Representation

    As a seasoned attorney, I work to anticipate any issues you may face in your case.

Call the Law Offices of Darrell C. Harriman to Begin Formulating Your Comprehensive Porter Ranch Estate Plan Today

It is never too early to take steps to begin developing your estate plan. An estate plan is a living entity that will continue to change and evolve over time in order to reflect changes in your life itself. 

Get in contact with a Porter Ranch estate planning attorney today by filling out the online contact form to schedule a confidential consultation.

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