Ann A. Watkins leads in the firm’s Trusts & Estates and Tax Practice Group and has over 30 years of experience in the estate planning and estate administration areas. She offers sophisticated transfer tax planning techniques where needed, and compassion and understanding with regard to the personal aspects of estate planning.
Ms. Watkins works with Practice Groups throughout the firm in order to identify and address their estate planning needs and goals.
Some of the components of estate plans developed and implemented by Ms. Watkins include the following:
Ms. Watkins also offers legal assistance in the administration of decedents’ estates including post-mortem planning solutions to mitigate the consequences of poor planning. Estate administration services are offered on a case by case basis, consisting of as little or as much professional assistance as the decedent’s family and personal representatives need or desire. Estate administration services might include some or all of the following:
Some of Ms. Watkins’ recent notable client highlights include:
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