Individuals, Families, Estates, and Trusts

For more than a century, families have trusted Chambliss for estate preservation and family law services.

With the firm’s personal and pragmatic approach, lawyers work with individuals and families to identify the best options to address the wide array of estate planning and family law needs.

Chambliss’ services include:

  • Preparing last wills and powers of attorney
  • Preparing trusts including revocable, irrevocable, asset protection, spousal lifetime access and dynasty trusts
  • Developing and implementing complex estate plans that include business reorganizations, gift programs and family limited partnerships
  • Modifying trusts through the use of trust modification agreements, non-judicial settlement agreements and trust decantations
  • Advising on insurance trusts, trusts for minors, incapacity planning documents and fiduciary litigation
  • Establishing and administering estates, trusts, guardianships or conservatorships
  • Providing counsel for family-related matters, such as adoption and surrogacy and child custody and child support
  • Negotiating matters related to divorce, such as alimony, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, post-divorce enforcement and modification,  and equitable distribution
  • Long-term care coordination and health care planning including Medicare and Medicaid eligibility and benefits
  • Special needs and supplemental needs trusts (SNT) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) eligibility and application