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THE INDISPENSABLE ART OF PLANNING

One of the most important things any parent can do for their family is plan to have them taken care of when they are gone. Making sure your assets are handled respectfully and in accordance with your wishes is key to ensuring your family will be cared for in your absence. At Ahmad & Akbar, we know how important it is to make sure everything is planned out and taken care of before the plans are needed so you can enjoy as much time with your family as you can.

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MEDICAL DIRECTIVES DETERMINED BY YOU

Medical problems can strike at any time, many times with little to no warning. Unfortunately, the further you get up in years, the harder and harder it may become to recover from such medical problems. Let Ahmad & Akbar help you plan your future to make sure that your wishes are carried out with respect and dignity, and that your welfare will be placed in the right hands.

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YOUR LIFE. YOUR LEGACY.

Some things are made to withstand the test of time. They can weather any storm and they are built to last. Your legacy can be one of those things, but only if you plan ahead. Whether it is your family name, your business or reputation, the attorneys at Ahmad & Akbar can help you plan ahead and make sure your legacy will last through the ages.

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SOWING FUTURE STABILITY

The mightiest trees come from the smallest seeds. However for them to reach their fullest potential, trees need the right conditions. They need soil, sunlight and water and in the right amounts, trees can grow as tall as possible. The same is true with your retirement plan. With proper care and a proper caretaker, you can rest assured that your legal and financial worries will be put to rest.

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COMFORT AND PIECE OF MIND

One of the hardest things for a family to deal with is for a loved one to linger in a hospital. The emotional and financial strain can stretch even the closest family as far as it can go. Careful use and preservation of assets is crucial to the planning for the later years. While everyone hopes that aging will not lead to incapacity, the possibility of age-related incapacity is something everyone should consider.

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PROTECTION PLAN MANAGEMENT

It is never too early to start planning for your future. Whether it is building a home for your family or building a nest egg for your retirement, starting early can relieve much of the pressure you can experience later. On the same token, it is never too early to plan for the unexpected. By making sure you have your wishes in writing you can make sure your plans can go forward in your absence.

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ASSURED STRENGTH IN TIMES OF NEED

Each stage of life has its own worries. The older one gets, the more urgent the worries become. It can be hard to trust your family with someone else, yet at some point you may need to do just that. The attorneys at Ahmad & Akbar provide advice and counseling regarding lifetime assistance, elder care, and the right to control medical treatment.

Probate & Estate Planning

 

Facing probate is a difficult task in itself, but can be an even more complex matter when combined with the emotions involved after the loss of a loved one.  No matter how prepared you thought you were, it is important to choose a skilled legal professional to guide you through this difficult area of law.

 

At Ahmad & Akbar, we understand how truly challenging it is to handle a loved one’s legal affairs.  Our top priority is to take the time to explain all of the options to you and help you decide what will be the best possible outcome.

 

Understanding the Significance of Probate

 

Probate is the legal procedure in which the debts and assets of a deceased individual are paid and distributed to heirs or beneficiaries through the court system. In the absence of a will be dispersed according to state and local laws.  However, even if you or your loved one created a will in advance, probate may still be inevitable if your assets were not titled appropriately.

 

Probate matters can be a very costly process and in some cases can last anywhere from six months to two years to settle. The best thing that you can do to avoid the stress that probate can have on your family after your passing is consult with an attorney to help you get your affairs in order.

 

The expertise that the attorneys at Ahmad & Akbar possesses in probate matters is what makes us your number one choice for helping you to make arrangements for your legal affairs in an efficient and detail oriented manner. Helping you ease the burdens on your loved ones is our ultimate goal.

 

Planning Your Estate

 

When it comes to estate planning, many individuals erroneously think that unless they have a significant amount of assets, they do not need to plan for the financial future of their family. The reality is that no matter what your financial situation is like currently, estate planning should be a priority. Contrary to popular beliefs, estate plans can and should be put in to effect prior to death.

 

Choosing an effective and personal estate plan is the most effective way to help you achieve your goals. In recent years, the amount of litigation and family contention after the death of a relative has been on the rise along with state and Federal Estate Taxes. Our attorneys can help you take the time to determine what the needs of your family are and how to best protect and secure your assets for them before and after your death.

 

Regardless of where you are at financially, we can help you take the time to create and effective and viable plan to ensure your family is provided for well in the event of your passing.