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Estate planning in South Carolina requires a tremendous amount of skill and hard work. That’s why it’s critical that you have an experienced South Carolina estate law attorney on your side who understands how the system works. That way, you can make sure that your assets and personal possessions are handled according to your wishes in the future.

Our experienced Rock Hill, South Carolina estate law attorneys at Benjamin R. Matthews and Associates, LLC, can assist you with all your estate planning needs. Our lawyers have more than two decades of experience handling complex legal issues. As a result, we fully understand South Carolina’s estate planning laws and the advantages to different types of estate-related documents.

What is estate law?

Estate law is a specific area of the law focused on how someone’s possessions and assets are distributed or handled in the event of certain situations, including the death of someone or a severe injury or illness which results in someone being incapacitated. Our Rock Hill, S.C. law firm regularly handles estate law cases involving:

  • Last Will and Testament
  • Power of Attorney
  • Probate
  • Living Wills
  • Trusts

Whatever type of document you need to create or deal with in South Carolina, our estate law attorneys can be your advocates for justice.

What goals do you want to accomplish through estate planning?

Many people come to us because they want to create a last will and testament, which clearly states how you want your assets and possessions distributed after your death. Estate planning can help you achieve a many other goals during your lifetime, including:

  • Transfer assets during your lifetime in order to reduce your tax burden and the taxes paid by your beneficiaries
  • Detailed instructions involving your health care needs in case you become incapacitated
  • Designate sometimes to act on your behalf (known as a “power of attorney”) if you are not able to do so.
  • Name a legal guardian for your children

Whatever goals you want to accomplish through estate planning, our experienced, Rock Hill, S.C. estate planning lawyers can be there for you, guiding you through this complex legal process.

Why should I hire a Rock Hill, S.C. estate law attorney?

The stakes are high when it comes to estate planning. If there are any errors in your last will and testament or another estate planning document, there may be problems in the future involving how your assets are distributed, or other legal matters.

We take these concerns very seriously. That’s why our Rock Hill, S.C. estate planning attorneys take the time to make sure your estate planning documents are done right. We know the law. We pay close to the details. We understand how the legal system works in South Carolina.

You have worked hard your entire life. Make sure everything you worked hard for is handled according to your wishes. Contact us and schedule your free initial consultation. Our Rock Hill, S.C. estate law attorneys want to help you achieve your long-term goals on your terms.

2010 Gadsden Street
Columbia, SC 29201

Phone (803) 799-1700
Fax (803) 728-6718

331 E. Main St, Suite 257
Rock Hill, SC 29730

Phone (803) 909-9377
Fax (803) 728-6718