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Fairfax Probate Attorney

Are you dealing with an elderly parent, disabled family member or special needs child? Do you have young children you need to plan for, in the event something should happen to you? We can help you. At Hale Ball Carlson Baumgartner Murphy, PLC, our Fairfax probate attorneys can help you make the right decisions for you and your family members. Our clients understand the value of family, and so do we. Now is the time to speak with an attorney at our firm to discuss your legal options. With nearly 50 years of collective legal experience, we are determined to help you prepare for your future and keep your family and estate protected.

Our firm has built a reputation for providing highly customized legal services to help our clients address immediate needs and achieve long-term goals, including:

  • Estate Planning - By discussing your legal needs with an attorney from our firm, we can reflect your exact wishes into a comprehensive estate plan that can protect you, your family and valued estate. Estate planning encompasses Wills, living trusts, estate tax planning, irrevocable life insurance trusts, trusts for gifting to children, estate planning in second marriages, postmortem tax planning, estate litigation, trust litigation, will contests, rights of a surviving spouse and pet trusts.
  • Probate - Probate occurs after an individual passes away. It is the court process that involves the distribution and administration of their estate. Whether you need assistance through the probate process or you need help filing an estate litigation claim, our Fairfax probate attorneys can provide you with the superior legal counsel you have been searching for. At Hale Ball Carlson Baumgartner Murphy, PLC, we also assist clients with trust administration, guidance for executors and heirs of estates and contested wills and estates.
  • Elder Law - Elder law involves medical and financial powers of attorney, living wills, advance medical directives, and decision-making tools for adults that assure control over their life as they age or if they become disabled. It also involves complex issues relating to public benefits eligibility, Medicaid planning (qualification and asset preservation), family care agreements, veteran's aid and attendance benefits, guardianships and conservatorships, nursing home contracts, long term care planning, insurance, and continuing care retirement community contracts.
  • Special Needs Planning - Special needs planning for disabled children and adults is extremely important. A special needs trust and a comprehensive special needs plan can help ensure that your disabled loved ones stay protected, even when you can no longer do the protecting. Special needs planning includes various legal matters involving powers of attorney, guardianships and conservatorships, special needs trusts and long term care planning for disabled adults and care management for the elderly, and children with special needs.

Helping Clients Plan for Their Future

Our experienced and accomplished estate planning attorneys maintain a client-centered approach to provide knowledgeable legal guidance to families and individuals in northern Virginia and suburban Maryland. We are especially effective in helping families who are faced with important decisions regarding the future of a loved one's care. If you are in search of experienced and compassionate representation, look no further.

At Hale Ball Carlson Baumgartner Murphy, PLC, we pride ourselves in providing our clients with an empathetic and proactive approach. This allows us to understand the unique needs of our clients as well as guide them in the direction towards the peace of mind they deserve.

Contact our Fairfax County firm to begin your case today!