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Laura P. Russell
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Tammy Combest
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Catherine B. Greene
Catherine B. Greene
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Eddins Domine Law Group, PLLC

3950 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40207
United States

Consult with a Proven Louisville Trusts and Estates Lawyer

The proven Louisville estate lawyers at Eddins Domine Law Group, PLLC are experienced in the effective resolution of estate lawsuits and claims as related to family estates and trusts. Louisville estate attorneys are knowledgeable in all areas of general estate law, including but not limited to instances of estate bankruptcy, living trusts and retirement planning in Louisville, Kentucky.

The Louisville trusts and estates attorneys have experience representing clients with matters involving:

  • Louisville Decedents Estate Lawyer
  • Louisville Estate Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Louisville Estate Lawyer
  • Louisville Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Louisville Family Trusts Lawyer
  • Louisville Living Trusts Lawyer
  • Louisville Powers of Attorney Lawyer
  • Louisville Retirement Planning Lawyer
  • Louisville Special Needs Trusts Lawyer
  • Louisville Trust Lawyer
  • Louisville Unclaimed Property Lawyer
  • Louisville Wealth Planning Lawyer

Experienced Louisville Trust Attorney

Trusts are estate-planning tools that can replace or supplement wills; as well as help manage property during life. A trust manages the distribution of a person’s property by transferring its benefits and obligations to different people. There are many reasons to create a trust, making this property distribution technique a popular choice for many people when creating an estate plan.

The basics of trust creation are fairly simple. To create a trust, the property owner (called the “trustor,” “grantor,” or “settlor”) transfers legal ownership to a person or institution (called the “trustee”) to manage that property for the benefit of another person (called the “beneficiary”). The trustee often receives compensation for his or her management role. Trusts create a “fiduciary” relationship running from the trustee to the beneficiary, meaning that the trustee must act solely in the best interests of the beneficiary when dealing with the trust property. If a trustee does not live up to this duty, then the trustee is legally accountable to the beneficiary for any damage to his or her interests. The grantor may act as the trustee himself or herself, and retain ownership instead of transferring the property, but he or she still must act in a fiduciary capacity. A grantor may also name him or herself as one of the beneficiaries of the trust. In any trust arrangement, however, the trust cannot become effective until the grantor transfers the property to the trustee.

An experienced Louisville estate lawyer is professional and knowledgeable in understanding the details, facts, complications, and circumstances that arise in a trusts and estates case.

Trusted Louisville Estate Law Firm

The Louisville estate attorneys at Eddins Domine Law Group, PLLC are distinguished by a history of successful estate claim recoveries and resolutions. For experienced representation in an estate dispute or if you need help with estate planning, contact the Louisville estate lawyers at Eddins Domine Law Group, PLLC in Kentucky.

Eddins Domine Law Group, PLLC

3950 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40207
United States

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Eddins Domine Law Group, PLLC

3950 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40207
United States

Law Firm Contact: H. Kevin Eddins

Tel: 502.893.2350

Fax: 502.893.1949

Email: keddins@louisvillelawyers.com

Website: www.louisvillelawyers.com

Member Since: 2018

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