Experienced, Quality Legal Services for Probate and Trust Administration
The attorneys of Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal, P.C. have years of experience assisting clients who must deal with the many tasks involved in administering trusts and wills. Our St. Louis estate planning attorneys understand the often complicated demands made on guardians, trustees, conservators, and personal representatives of estates and can both explain them to you and give you the assistance you need.
Losing a loved one is emotionally difficult, even when death is expected. Dealing with the complexities of a loved one’s estate can be an overwhelming experience. Those selected to serve as trustees also can find their responsibilities to be confusing and complex. In each case, our Firm’s attorneys assist clients in identifying and carrying out their duties, including fulfilling their fiduciary obligations to beneficiaries, trusts, and courts.
How Can Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal, P.C. Help Your Probate or Trust Administration
Our skilled, experienced lawyers will apply their skills to assist you in your role as:
- Personal Representative
We will help you in all of the following duties and obligations:
- Compliance with IRS requirements and state laws
- Filing of estate tax, gift tax, and individual tax returns
- Reports to courts and beneficiaries
- Sending notices and accountings to beneficiaries
- Making certain you identify and fulfill all legal requirements
- Defending any claims against you or the estate
Our attorneys know how to expedite the process of probate and trust administration. Our team is committed to helping those charged with fiduciary responsibilities by guiding them through this process efficiently and effectively. If complicated tax and other issues arise or if the personal representative, administrator, or trustee is required to defend claims against them or the estate, the attorneys of Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal can help to negotiate a resolution or, if necessary, defend your rights in court.
Probate and trust administration involves comprehensive understanding of both state and federal law, including the Internal Revenue Service and Missouri tax codes and regulations. Our attorneys have the training and experience necessary to help you make all the right tax decisions.
Call Our Clayton or St. Charles Law Offices
Contact Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal, P.C. at 314-727-2266. If an evening or weekend appointment is necessary, we will adjust our schedules to fit yours.