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Using The Right Documents To Shape Your Legacy

Legacy is a powerful word. Broadly speaking, it refers to the influence you seek to have on the world and on those you love — what you’ll have to pass on when you’re gone.

At The Schweppe Law Firm, P.A., we use our experience as estate planning lawyers to help people put in the place the documents to make this happen.

Give us a call at 704-243-5124 for a no-cost conversation about your particular situation. From our office in Shelby, we serve clients throughout Cleveland County and the surrounding area in western North Carolina.

What Steps Do You Need To Take Now?

Having a will is the best way to make clear your wishes about transfer of your property when you die. Our law firm can help you with this, as well as broader related questions that include:

  • Trusts — There are many different types of trusts, from revocable living trusts (RLTs) to pet trusts. Our law firm can explain the options that make sense for your family situation.
  • Living will — A living will is also known as a health care directive. It allows you to formally state your wishes regarding the medical care, so that they are known in the event that you lose the capacity to speak for yourself.
  • Power of attorney — In North Carolina, there are two common powers of attorney (POA). One is a financial power of attorney. The other is a health care power of attorney that names someone to make decisions about your medical, if you become unable to do so yourself.

Get Guidance From Trusted Attorneys

At The Schweppe Law Firm, P.A., you will find an attorney team of a father and two sons who are committed to helping you shape your legacy. Call our office to arrangement a confidential consultation or complete the brief online form.