Estate Planning Services

Few activities are more important, yet more intimidating, than planning for your own long-term security and the continued well-being of your loved ones. The complexities of estate and tax laws can lead many people to put off this crucial task until itís too late, but with competent legal help you can lay a solid foundation for protecting your life and preserving your future.

As experienced Florida Estate Planning Attorneys, we are devoted to providing lasting solutions to clients in Bradenton, Sarasota, and throughout the state, offering efficient representation in the following practice areas:

  • Tax Strategies and Probate Avoidance
  • Estate Tax and Gift Tax Minimization
  • Warning How Joint Accounts Destroy Estate Plans
  • Protecting the Home from Creditors
  • Estate Planning (Wills, Trusts & Prenuptial/Postnuptial Agreements)
  • Estate Administration (Estate & Trust Distributions)
  • Trusts (Revocable, Irrevocable & Charitable)
  • Health Care Directives (Living Wills & Powers of Attorney)
  • Elder Law (Guardianships & Preneed Guardian Directives)
  • Asset Protection for Minors (Custodianships & Guardianships)
  • Real Estate (Contracts, Closings, Deeds, Title Insurance & 1031 Exchanges)

With new laws being passed on a regular basis, the guidance of an experienced Bradenton, Florida Estate Planning Attorney is critical in assuring that your unique estate planning goals are understood and carried out. Proper estate planning can ensure that your invaluable legacy is not wasted, and that loved ones are cared for according to your wishes. Avoiding probate costs, expensive court proceedings and unnecessary taxes are important elements in preserving the integrity of your estate.

We are pleased to offer our valued clients the confidential and courteous service that we would expect ourselves. Our firm is happy to meet a variety of legal needs. Our caring attorneys and friendly staff welcome the opportunity to serve you and solve your legal problems. Our goal is to leave you with peace of mind.

We believe the hiring of an attorney is an important decision that should not be made solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, please ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience.

Keep in mind that one size does not fit all when it comes to estate planning. To meet your specific goals, you should be represented by an estate planning Attorney who will be sensitive to your objectives and who is experienced in will, trusts, estates, probate and business law. As experienced Florida Estate Planning Attorneys, we never forget the importance of the human aspect of estate administrations, and provide conscientious, considerate attention at a time that is often difficult for many clients.


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The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience. This web site is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship. We welcome new clients from the Bradenton and Sarasota, Florida areas.

Legal Services for Military Families are provided by our firm,

which is proud to have had a United States Military Veteran as an attorney in our firm, who is now retired.

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Schofield & Spencer, P.A., Attorneys

1429 60th Ave W, Suite 300
Bradenton, FL 34207-4614

Telephone: 941-755-2674
Fax: 941-756-0981
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About Our Firm

Since 1974 the law firm of Schofield and Spencer, P.A. has been providing legal services to their valued clients. They practice in a broad range of legal areas, such as estate planning and administration, elder care law, real estate and business law.

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