Experienced Estate Planning and Probate Lawyers – Bronx, New York

At Law Offices of Soto & Associates, P.C., we provide exceptional legal services to families and individuals throughout New York City and Westchester County.  In the areas of estate planning, probate and the administration of estates, our attorneys offer extensive experience.  We can meet a full range of potential needs and handle contested and uncontested matters, as well as large and small estate.  Contact us to discuss your needs today. 

Probate and Estate Administration Services

Our lawyers have helped many individuals and families through the probate and estate administration process in New York.  Our services include probate and non probate transfers, heir determinations, the location of beneficiaries, dedication and inventory of the assets of the estate, payment of legitimate creditors long with any state or federal taxes due, and distribution of ht remainder of the estate’s assets in accordance with the decedent’s will.  Our firm has also handled numerous intestate estate (situations where no will existed.) 

Estate Planning Services

We provide a full range of essential estate planning services.  These include drafting simple wills and trust documents, advance directives, living wills, durable power of attorney instruments and more.  We also provide elder law services such as Article 81 guardianships in a sensitive and respectful manner. 

Probate Litigation Services

Probate and estate disputes can arise when family members disagree about the interpretation, administration or management of estates and trusts.  Resolving these issues requires litigation experience and know how in balancing the dueling needs of family privacy with the public nature of court proceedings.  Our litigation practice includes will contests, trust disputes, breach of fiduciary duty claims and more. 

 

To set up an initial consultation with an experienced attorney from our firm – please call or contact our Bronx, New York, law offices today.