Estate and Tax Planning

Navigating Clients Through Complex Issues and Problems

Kolesar & Leatham offers a full spectrum of estate and tax planning services. Our clients include individuals, family-owned businesses, groups, banks and financial institutions, trust companies, universities and other institutional clients. We are a team of first rate professionals uniquely capable of guiding clients through complex legal issues and procedures. Our lawyers take the time to understand our clients’ concerns and work one on with them to find the right solutions for their most challenging legal problems.

  • Probate. Our legal team has an extensive understanding of probate administration in Nevada. We carefully guide individuals and families through each step of the process to make certain that their loved one’s assets are distributed according to their wishes and intentions. Our attorneys also work closely with the personal representatives of estates to ensure that they are meeting their legal responsibilities and duties.
  • Tax Planning. Our firm offers a full range of advanced tax planning services. We understand the complex challenges presented by changing federal, state and local tax laws and work with our clients to minimize their tax liabilities. Our attorneys assist clients in developing comprehensive estate plans that protect their legacies and take full advantage of the tax exemptions that may be available to them.
  • Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning. Our attorneys work closely with clients to develop estate plans that protect, preserve and properly distribute their assets. We draft and prepare last will and testaments, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills and other important estate planning documents. Our lawyers take a proactive approach to estate planning, utilizing strategies and tools aimed at avoiding probate while minimizing potential tax consequences. We also assist clients in developing plans to ensure the efficient transition of their family-owned businesses from one generation to the next.