Our Services

All things estate law.

All handled with care.

How Legacy Studio makes it easy:

  • Our office is easy to find, easy to park.
  • Our Legacy Planning Worksheet helps you get organized and guides you through choices.
  • Our Legacy Probate Checklist covers all the details – large and small.
  • We spot potential problems in your estate and address them efficiently.
  • Your expert-drafted, legally airtight documents protect and promote what is most important to you – your values and objectives.

our services

Many options for your unique situation.

Estate Planning

From simple to complex - and always including healthcare directives, powers of attorney and instructions for designating beneficiaries on retirement accounts and life insurance.

Custom Crafted

Tailored Estate Planning

A custom crafted estate plan that reflects your values and legacy and addresses your unique assets, family structure and family dynamics.

  • From $125/hr (paralegal) to $400/hr (principal attorney)
  • Our Legacy Planning Worksheet helps you gather important information for efficiency
  • Consultation to discuss options to address your specific circumstances
  • Revocable Living Trusts, if necessary
  • Options for blended families
  • When you don't want to name heirs as beneficiaries
  • Friends and non-linear descendants as beneficiaries
  • Special instructions or charitable bequests

sincerely simple

Flat-Fee Will Package

When your family structure, family dynamics and assets are sincerely simple, we offer a flat-fee will package, leaving everything to your spouse/partner or children equally. Your attorney will confirm at your initial design meeting if you qualify for this package.

  • Couples
    Outright to spouse/partner or children: $999
    Trust for children: $1499
  • Individual
    Outright to children: $799
    Trust for children: $999
  • Includes up to 90 minutes of consultation
  • Documents also cover a catastrophic family accident
  • Offered only when all of your real estate is in Georgia or in a trust, LLC or other entity
  • You complete our Legacy Planning Worksheet and upload online

A Lawyer in the family

Ongoing Subscription Counsel Program

An option for those who want more than a legal transaction, you want a lawyer you can call like family when estate issues or questions arise. All previous estate planning clients are eligible.

  • $150/quarter with a 3-year commitment
  • Complimentary during the first 12 months after signing your estate plan and for clients who name a Legacy Studio Estate Law attorney as your primary executor or trustee
  • Up to one hour of attorney consultation time per year whether by phone or email
  • Paying members receive an annual written summary of their estate plan
  • Minor changes to your documents (such as changing a charitable beneficiary or updating the name of your Executor) are completed free of charge
  • Notification of changing laws that impact you
  • Family perks

estate administration & Probate

Step-by-step instructions on navigating probate – and always including practical advice on all the little issues that pop up along the way.

hourly services menu for estate administration

We offer estate administration counsel on an hourly basis from $125/hr (paralegal) to $400/hr (principal attorney) for the following situations:

  • When there is no Will
  • When we represent a spouse pursuing Year's Support
  • When unusual assets or family dynamics make probate complex
  • When a flat fee package requires extra service(s)

Clients may request the following services:

  • Contacting of heirs
  • Conducting of family meetings
  • Publishing of the notice to debtors and creditors
  • Providing guidance on payment of debts and transfer of assets
  • Preparation and filing deeds for Georgia real estate
  • Dispute resolution with a beneficiary, creditor or insurance company
  • Negotiating of contracts
  • Filling out of beneficiary claim forms or asset transfer forms
  • Preparations of accountings or inventories
  • Screening and hiring of vendors
  • Working with client's accountant on tax preparation
  • Working with out-of-state attorneys on ancillary administration
  • Accompanying client to probate court
  • Preparing Petition for Letters of Administration, Petition for Year's Support, Petition to Open Safe Deposit Box or other probate filings
  • Preparing Petition for Discharge of Personal Representative

mapped probate package

One-hour Probate Kickoff Consultation for executors and/or beneficiaries.

  • $750
  • One hour consultation with a lawyer
  • Comprehensive Legacy Probate Checklist
  • Assisting client with preparation of Petition to Probate Will at client meeting
  • Additional guidance available at our hourly rate per our Hourly Services Menu

guided probate package

Complete flat-fee package of probate services for Georgia uncontested estates.

  • $2500
  • Includes all "Mapped Probate" services, plus:
  • An additional three (3) hours of attorney or paralegal time for any service(s) on Hourly Service Menu, including:
    • Contacting heirs
    • Conducting family meetings
    • Providing guidance on payment of debts and transfer of assets
  • Personalized Probate Checklist
  • Preparation and filing of one deed for Georgia real estate
  • Closing estate when administration is complete
  • Additional guidance available at our hourly rate per our Hourly Services Menu

Court fees and publication fees not included.

fiduciary services

When you need more than legal advice - you need a professional fiduciary to expertly handle your estate as executor and/or trustee.

Leave the details to me

Complete estate or trust administration as the executor or trustee.

  • Fee schedule based on Georgia statutes
  • Family meetings and regular reports
  • Handle everything from heirlooms to real estate
  • Rebecca will keep your team of professional advisors in place

How would you like to get started?

Learn More

Email or call our Legacy Studio Manager, Keelin Roper

Keelin@LegacyStudioLaw.com
404-838-7790

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