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Trusts and Estates Legal Resources

Prepare for the efficient and effective transfer of assets while navigating trusts and estates law with the power of the Practical Guidance® service.

As a trusts and estates attorney, you need authoritative resources to help you prepare the wide range of documents necessary to help your clients plan for the future. From estate planning basics to the intricacies around the law of inheritance, the Practical Guidance service has you covered.

Your newfound toolbox of resources to structure trust agreements, wills, powers of attorney, medical directives, and closely held business structures, including partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations, will help you draft more efficiently and authoritatively.

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Whether applying the law of inheritance to a complicated family situation or advocating for an estate tax reduction, trusts and estates lawyers need robust resources to effectively help individuals plan for the unknown. With 1,100+ attorney authors, the Practical Guidance service offers an invaluable collection of content from legal practitioners with unsurpassed authority in their field.

In addition, your subscription will unlock access to trust and estates primary and secondary content from Matthew Bender®, the leading provider of analytical legal content. This breadth of trusts and estates legal resources are not offered by other competitors.

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Go above and beyond with the Practical Guidance service. You’ll always have the most current trusts and estates news and legal resources. This grants you the power to identify changes in the law that affect your clients, including new estate planning tactics.

This area of the law requires you to be quick on your feet and often give legal counsel on matters beyond general wills and trusts. Practical Guidance allows you to expertly navigate every scenario, from succession planning for family-owned companies to matrimonial law and charitable giving.

In addition, the Practical Guidance service offers tax considerations within this practice area. You’ll find tax content within the trusts and estates practice area—including 60+ practice notes on various sub-topics.

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The depth of trusts and estates law content offered by Practical Guidance makes research more reliable and workflow more efficient. However, the practical guidance offered doesn’t just go deep into one practice area—it’s broad in scope, covering more practice areas than any other solution.

Access up-to-date, practical guidance for 20+ practice areas—the latest news, law reviews and The Practical Guidance Journal™ offering analysis on the current state of each practice area.

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