Investment: Packages + Pricing

Estate Plan with Trust

(Individual)

  • Living Trust
  • Will
  • Power of Attorney
  • Advance Health Care Directive
  • Certificate of Trust
  • Deed
  • Transfer Document
Investment: $2,000

Estate Plan with Trust

(Couple)

  • Living Trust
  • Two Wills
  • Two Powers of Attorney
  • Two Advance Health Care Directive
  • Certificate of Trust
  • Deed
  • Transfer Document
Investment: $3,000

Trust Administration

Serving Trustees in administering a Trust Estate, including transferring real property and financial accounts, coordinating inventory and appraisal, and investing and distributing trust funds. Streamlined Heggstad petitions.
Investment: $350/hour
(3 hour minimum)

Estate Plan with Will

(Individual)

  • Will
  • Power of Attorney
  • Advance Health Care Directive
Investment: $1,000

Estate Plan with Will

(Couple)

  • Two Wills
  • Two Powers of Attorney
  • Two Advance Health Care Directives
Investment: $1,500

Hourly Work

  • Review and modification of existing estate plan
Investment: $350/hour
(3 hour minimum)

Probate attorney Fees

  • 4% of the first $100,000
  • 3% of the next $100,000
  • 2% of the next $800,000
  • 1% of the next $9 million
The attorney’s fees are paid from the estate at the end of the probate administration process.

Virtual Representation

Estate plan packages are available to clients throughout California interested in virtual representation

This reflects the general cost of services for clients within 15 miles of our office in Burbank, California. Additional costs include real estate recording fees and notary fees. More complex estate plans and assets may result in an increased fee. Each client will agree to and sign a written fee agreement before an attorney-client relationship is established.

Los Angeles Probate Attorneys Fees

In California Probate Court attorneys fees are calculated based on the gross appraised value of the probate estate as follows:

The attorney’s fees are paid at the end of the probate administration. Our office requires a retainer of $2,000 for filing fees, publishing fees, and other probate costs. This retainer is reimbursable to the personal representative.

Virtual Representation

Estate plan packages are available to clients throughtout the california interested in virtual representation

This reflects the general cost of services for clients within 15 miles of our office in Burbank, California. Additional costs include real estate recording fees and notary fees. More complex estate plans and assets may result in an increased fee. Each client will agree to and sign a written fee agreement before an attorney-client relationship is established.

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Frequently Asked Questions

A comprehensive estate plan is a set of documents that allows you to plan for incapacity, determine who inherits your assets and according to what terms, and select an individual to serve as guardian of your minor children. You can learn more here.

Under CA law, if you only have a will your property will be subject to probate court at your death. If you have a trust you can avoid probate court and your estate can be administered privately by your loved ones. You can learn more here.

A California probate is very time-consuming and expensive. The personal representative and his or her attorney are both paid a percentage of the appraised value of the estate. There are also filings fees, publishing fees and appraiser fees associated with a probate that you typically avoid when you have a trust. You can learn more here.

We offer flat fees for clients beginning the process of estate planning. If you have an existing estate plan, we will review and modify that plan at our hourly rate. You can learn more about our packages and pricing here.

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