Since 1995, Dexter & Dexter attorneys have helped Utahns achieve peace of mind by helping them prepare for the future. The drafting of appropriate Estate Planning documents is a critical step in preserving and growing what you have worked so hard to build for your family. These documents can include the following:
A will directs your affairs after your death. It can direct the distribution of your property, it can provide for guardianship of your children, it can provide directions for the payment of expenses and about your funeral and burial.
A Trust creates an entity to hold your property. It can help reduce and avoid death taxes. It can help protect your assets from creditors. It can provide for your support while living and distributions and support for family members or others after your death.
Durable Power of Attorney
A Durable POA is a legal document that appoints and authorizes someone to act on your behalf if you become incapacitated.
This is a legal document that gives medical providers notice of what you desire to have happen in the event of an accident or other medical condition that renders you to be in a permanent vegetative state—and asking on decisions involving life support.
Health Care Power of Attorney
This is a legal document that gives consent and direction to medical providers on who may access your medical information and help with decisions.