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Your Trusted Legal Partners For Estate Planning

When planning for your future, the first step is mapping out the road ahead. A well-designed estate plan can ensure that your wealth is distributed as you would want it to be, both during your lifetime or after your passing.

The lawyers at Vella, Carbone & Associates, LLP, can counsel and guide you through the process of planning your estate and protecting your assets. We will work with you and your family to preserve and protect your assets while setting forth your final wishes for your family to follow. We provide thorough, professional, compassionate estate planning services to develop and implement an estate plan to achieve your individual goals. By doing this, we will give you the peace of mind you deserve knowing that your legacy and wishes will be respected.

Guidance On All Types Of Estate Planning Tools

We can help you prepare a new estate plan or update an existing one. Drawing on decades of estate planning experience, our attorneys can offer guidance on the many tools that may be available to accomplish your wishes including:

  • Wills
  • Trusts, including:
    • Revocable Living Trusts
    • Irrevocable Trusts
    • Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts
    • Supplemental/Special Needs Trusts
  • Long-term care planning
  • Powers of attorney
  • Living wills
  • Health care proxies

Because we also handle estate and trust administration as well as the probate process, we know how to carefully construct these documents to avoid challenges or ambiguities down the road. We can help you steer clear of the pitfalls that could cause your loved ones stress and heartache.

Planning For A Loved One With Special Needs

Caring for a loved one with special needs brings many challenges, especially in the estate planning context. Our lawyers can help you provide for your loved one without impacting their eligibility for Medicaid or other forms of public assistance. We can also help you pursue guardianship for an adult with disabilities.

Take The First Step Toward Peace Of Mind For The Future

It’s never too late to implement an estate plan, but the earlier you get started, the sooner you can have peace of mind knowing your affairs are well in hand. Get started by calling Vella, Carbone & Associates, LLP, at 518-257-7304. You can also contact our office online. We are conveniently located in Delmar, New York, and provide estate planning services for clients throughout the Capital Region.