Wade Ash attorneys work to help clients establish their goals, and then identify legal alternatives and the legal services we can provide in pursuit of such goals. Once the client chooses a course of action, our attorneys and selected members of our team work with the client each step of the way, until completion of the matter.

ESTATE PLANNING

Our comprehensive process focuses on the achievement of a client’s overall goals including providing for family and other beneficiaries, as well as minimizing taxes at every level. We also counsel clients in planning for their lifetime needs in the event of incapacity. Read more...

ESTATE AND TRUST ADMINISTRATION

Regardless of the size of the estate or trust, we provide support to our clients in navigating the administration process of gathering information, distributing assets and preparing tax returns. Read more...

ESTATE AND TRUST LITIGATION

Our experienced litigation team works closely with our clients to resolve their disputes. We are familiar with all manner of estate and trust litigation, as well as alternative means of dispute resolution, including negotiated settlements, mediation and arbitration. Read more...

GUARDIANSHIPS AND CONSERVATORSHIPS

We counsel clients seeking to assist family members or others with personal care and financial matters, as guardians or conservators. We also are available to act as court-appointed guardians ad litem in the event that incapacitated individuals need an attorney to act for them. Read more...

MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION

We frequently represent parties in mediation and arbitration. Our attorneys are very experienced in many different types of disputes. Read more...

EXPERT WITNESS

Some of our attorneys are sought out and serve as experts, both as consultants to other attorneys and as qualified testifying witnesses. Areas of expert consultation, formal opinions, and testimony include reasonableness of fiduciary and attorney fees, standards for fiduciary conduct, spousal elective share issues, and characterization of trust beneficial interests in the dissolution of marriage cases. Read more...