We are a specialized law firm, which means we are small enough to personally serve you and your family, giving you the time and attention you deserve. Yet, we are large enough to provide the skill and resources of highly credentialed, experienced specialists to handle your estate planning, taxation, estate and trust administration, probate, as well as fiduciary and trust litigation matters. Brink Bennett Flaherty is the best of both worlds.
Estate Planning and Taxation
Our expert attorneys can assist with a myriad of legal needs. We will guide retirees, business owners, professionals, and high net worth individuals and families through the estate planning process to help plan for the transfer of family wealth and values to later generations. Additionally, Brink Bennett Flaherty can identify tax and liability planning opportunities.
We advance charitable goals and reduce transfer taxes through sophisticated estate planning techniques such as charitable trusts, private foundations, and installment sales to grantor trusts. Regarding taxes associated with the acquisition of private jets, we can reduce or eliminate sales, use, and property taxes.
Fitting with our corporate expertise, Brink Bennett Flaherty can structure business organizations to reduce tax as well as reduce transfer taxes and advance charitable goals through sophisticated estate planning techniques including irrevocable grantor trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, charitable trusts, and installment sales to grantor trusts.
Additionally, we can guide companies through a difficult time by helping business owners and entrepreneurs plan for the death, disability, retirement, or divorce of a business partner with business succession plans and buy-sell agreements.
Estate and Trust Administration and Fiduciary Litigation
Brink Bennett Flaherty can remove trustees and executors for breaches of fiduciary duty, defend executors and beneficiaries in actions to contest wills, as well as counsel executors and trustees throughout the process of estate and trust administration.
We are responsive and efficient and we pride ourselves in turning around projects very promptly. Furthermore, we have extensive and meaningful courtroom experience and have invested significant resources that enable us to efficiently and quickly serve all kinds of clients, with varying levels of complexity.