Estate Planning

Russo & Kieck Are Estate Planning Attorney in Hackensack, New Jersey

Russo & Kieck are experienced estate planning attorneys in Bergen County, New Jersey.

Estate Planning

Estate planning involves deciding how you want your assets distributed upon your death or during your lifetime.  It also includes decision making as to who you want to make decisions for you in the event you are no longer able to.  Guardianship, Living Wills and Powers of Attorney, are means of appointing one or more persons to act for you during your lifetime. Wills and Trusts are documents that are used to distribute your assets to those individuals that you wish have your assets and to protect your assets.  There are state laws which direct how someone’s assets are distributed when there is no Will or Trust which is known as intestacy.

Our firm has represented individuals in the preparation of Wills, Guardianships, Powers of Attorney and Living Wills.  We offer compassionate experienced counsel to our clients.

Russo & Kieck law firm in Hackensack, New Jersey provides estate planning services to clients in Teaneck, Paramus, Midland Park, Englewood, Fort Lee, Rutherford, Paterson, Clifton, Wayne, Secaucus, Newark, Hackensack and all areas of Bergen, Passaic, Hudson and Essex Counties in Northern New Jersey. Contact us to schedule a consultation 201-342-3100.


 

Russo & Kieck Are Guardianship Attorneys

Russo & Kieck are attorneys experienced in legal guardianship in Bergen County, New Jersey.

Guardianship

There may come a time when a person is not able to handle their daily affairs, such as decision making, writing checks, personal care.  If the person does not have a valid and enforceable Power of Attorney, then New Jersey law has a process where another person can be appointed to act on the incapacitated person’s behalf.  Letters of Guardianship are issued through the Court to allow another person to act for the incapacitated person.

Our firm has represented incapacitated individuals as court-appointed attorney as well as represented individuals seeking to be appointed as guardian of an incapacited person in northern New Jersey.

Russo & Kieck law firm in Hackensack, New Jersey provides guardianship planning services to clients in Teaneck, Paramus, Midland Park, Englewood, Fort Lee, Rutherford, Paterson, Clifton, Wayne, Secaucus, Newark, Hackensack and all areas of Bergen, Passaic, Hudson and Essex Counties in Northern New Jersey. Contact us to schedule a consultation 201-342-3100.


 

Hackensack Law Firm Can Write Your Living Will

Russo & Kieck in Bergen County, New Jersey have many years of experiece writing living wills.

Living Will – A living will is a writing stating the medical care that a person who is no longer able to communicate themselves wants to receive or not to receive.  As part of the living wills, a health care proxy can be included appointing another individual to act on the person’s behalf.

We have prepared living wills and health care proxies for our clients located in northern New Jersey in a compassionate, understanding and caring manner.

Russo & Kieck law firm in Hackensack, New Jersey provides estate planning services including living wills to clients in Teaneck, Paramus, Midland Park, Englewood, Fort Lee, Rutherford, Paterson, Clifton, Wayne, Secaucus, Newark, Hackensack and all areas of Bergen, Passaic, Hudson and Essex Counties in Northern New Jersey. Contact us to schedule a consultation 201-342-3100.


 

Bergen County Attorneys Russo & Kieck Handle Powers of Attorney

Russo & Kieck attorneys have many years of experience crafting powers of attorney documents to suit the needs of clients in Bergen County, New Jersey.

Powers of Attorney – There are different types of powers of attorney.  A power of attorney is a written document which gives power to do certain acts by one person to another.  It can be limited in duration or be unlimited in time.  A limited power of attorney gives power to do one or more acts as stated in the document and is typically not affected by the disability or incapacity of the person giving the power.  A durable power of attorney gives power to another to as many acts as stated in the document and is not affected by the disability or incapacity of the person giving the power.  A springing durable power of attorney gives power to another to do many acts as stated in the document but is only effective upon the disability of the person giving the power of attorney.

Our firm offers our clients in northern New Jersey a compassionate, understanding and caring representation.

Russo & Kieck law firm in Hackensack, New Jersey provides estate planning services including powers of attorney to clients in Teaneck, Paramus, Midland Park, Englewood, Fort Lee, Rutherford, Paterson, Clifton, Wayne, Secaucus, Newark, Hackensack and all areas of Bergen, Passaic, Hudson and Essex Counties in Northern New Jersey. Contact us to schedule a consultation 201-342-3100.


 

Bergen County Attorneys Russo & Kieck: Wills To Suit Clients

Russo & Kieck have many years of experience writing wills for clients in Bergen County, New Jersey.

Wills – A writing setting forth a person’s direction of how they want their assets distributed upon their death.  Most people do not like to talk about death, but it is important to discuss with an experienced estate planning attorney, how to plan for the distribution of assets.

Our firm offers our clients in northern New Jersey a compassionate, understanding and caring representation in estate planning.

Russo & Kieck law firm in Hackensack, New Jersey provides estate planning services including wills to clients in Teaneck, Paramus, Midland Park, Englewood, Fort Lee, Rutherford, Paterson, Clifton, Wayne, Secaucus, Newark, Hackensack and all areas of Bergen, Passaic, Hudson and Essex Counties in Northern New Jersey. Contact us to schedule a consultation 201-342-3100.