Estate Planning

Estate Planning is the process of anticipating and arranging for the disposal of an estate during a person’s life. Estate Planning typically attempts to eliminate uncertainties over the administration of a Probate and maximize the value of the estate by reducing taxes and other expenses. However, the ultimate goal of estate plan is determined by the specific goals of the client, and may be as simple or complex as the client’s needs dictate. As part of Estate Planning, generally, guardians are often designated for minor children and beneficiaries in incapacity.

As part of its commitment to Elder Law, the experienced Estate Planning attorneys at Giordano & Heckele, PLLC prepare the following critical documents for their clients:


  • Living Trusts
  • A-B Trusts
  • Irrevocable Trust
  • Charitable Trusts
  • Special Needs/Disability Trusts

Last Will and Testament

  • Pour-Over Wills
  • Holographic Wills

Powers of Attorney

  • General / Financial
  • Medical

Health-Care Directives

  • Health Care Power of Attorney
  • Living Will
  • In addition, our firm offers legal services for Probate and Trust Administration and Litigation, Guardianship and Conservatorship and financial exploitation cases.

    At Giordano & Heckele, PLLC, we believe that everyone should plan for the future through effective Estate Planning. Regardless of the size of your estate or how many assets you own, an estate plan provides many cost-effective and practical benefits while giving you peace of mind. Proper planning for the administration of your estate can also lessen family confusion and conflict in potentially difficult times.

    If you have questions regarding Estate Planning, whether transactional or litigation-based, please contact Giordano & Heckele, PLLC at (520) 433-9031 or [email protected]. Mention this web page for a FREE CONSULTATION.