Law Offices of Kate Young


Our clients find comfort in the fact that our practice has been dedicated exclusively to the areas of wills, trusts, estate planning, and probate for the last 17 years. The vast majority of our practice consists of assisting individuals and families with wills and living trusts. We will listen to your wishes and desires and apply the law to create an effective estate plan for you. Here are some of our common practice areas:.

Estate Planning

Estate Planning for the Elderly
Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples
Family Trusts
Revocable Living Trusts, Inter Vivos Trusts
Trust Law
Marital Disclaimer Trusts
Special Needs Trusts
AB and ABC Trusts
A-A Trusts
Domestic Partnership Trusts
Amendments and Codicils
Restatements of Trust
Simple Wills
Last Will and Testament
Will Inheritance
Living Wills
Nominations of Guardianships for Minor Children
Powers of Attorney
Advance Health Care Directives
Medical Power of Attorney for Minors
Minors' Trusts
DNR's (Do Not Resuscitate)/POLST (Physician's Order on Life Sustaining Treatment)

Will and Trust Administration

We assist Successor Trustees with the administration of living trusts after the passing of the Settlor/Trustor. Our firm regularly assists families in settling trusts that we originally created for their parents/grandparents.

Trust Administration
Administration of Wills
Trust Administration Upon Death of a Spouse

Probate and Decedents' Estates

When a decedent does not leave an estate plan, leaves only a will, or a small estate, we assist in the determination of the proper steps to take to settle the estate, whether it involves opening a probate matter, retitling property, or administering bank accounts.

Uncontested Probate Matters
Administration of Small Estates
Affidavits for Collection of Personal Property
Spousal Property Transfers
Heggstad Petitions
Estate Administration Upon Death of a Spouse
Real Estate Deeds

If your estate planning/administration issue is not listed here, please contact us to inquire if we can be of assistance.