Wills, Trusts, Estate and Probate

The Ratchford Firm is proud to serve as counselor to families in Georgia regarding the transfer of wealth. Our lawyers advise clients on advantageous estate planning opportunities as they apply within the context of the particular family situation. We draft a variety of instruments, such as Wills, Powers of Attorney, and Living Wills, to ensure your wishes are formalized. The Ratchford Firm assists its clients in:

Setting up family trusts
Advising in the area of estate and trust administration
Establishing private family foundations and other charitable and nonprofit corporations
Structuring various types of lifetime and testamentary charitable gifts and bequests
Our lawyers also handle will contests and litigation seeking the proper construction of wills and trusts. From seeing a will through probate and administrating a trust to dealing with disputes concerning an estate, we can provide the experience you require. In addition, we are particularly experienced in estate planning for senior citizens and families with a disabled member.