Los Angeles Estate Planning Attorney

Los Angeles - Riverside - San Bernardino - Orange County

An estate plan allows you to plan for the management of your assets while you are alive and for their distribution after your death. It can enable you to avoid the costs of probate and minimize estate taxes.

Joel F. Pipes & Associates has helped clients in Orange County and Southern California create estate plans for over 42 years. We understand how to craft estate plans that can ensure that the wealth you have accumulated during your lifetime is not eaten up by death-related taxes and administrative costs while bestowing a legacy to your children and loved ones.

Call us to schedule a free initial consultation. An attorney at our firm can explain the estate planning process and how we can help you provide for your family.

Providing a Full Range of Estate Planning Services

Joel F. Pipes & Associates offers a full range of estate planning services to help you control and preserve your wealth, including:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Revocable living trusts
  • Durable powers of attorney for property management and personal affairs
  • Durable powers of attorney for health care
  • Living wills
  • Minor and guardian solutions
  • Conservatorship agreements
  • Pour over wills
  • Probate administration services
  • And others

An Estate Plan Crafted for You

At our firm, we understand that your financial and family situation is unique to you and you alone. In crafting your estate plan, our lawyers will take time to fully understand your financial situation, your personal circumstances, and your hopes for your family. We will create a plan based on your needs and that accomplishes what you want it to accomplish while minimizing the effect of estate taxes.

The circumstances guiding your decisions when you create your estate plan are bound to change as your life and financial situation change. We continue to work with our clients over time to ensure that their estate plans reflect their circumstances and wishes, as well as make adjustments for changes in tax laws.

For a free initial consultation with an estate planning lawyer at Joel F. Pipes & Associates, contact us online. Located in, we serve clients in Los Angeles, Orange County, Riverside, San Bernardino, and throughout California and across the nation.