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Fairfax Estate Planning Lawyers

Documenting wishes for the distribution of personal property and otherwise preparing for death and incapacity are important steps for nearly everyone. At some point, most of us must also navigate practical and legal matters when a family member passes away. At Kidwell & Kent, we provide full-service counsel and representation in all such situations.

Comprehensive Estate Planning Guidance And Services

Our longstanding, family-owned law firm is a proven resource for people across the cultural and economic spectrum who need estate planning services. Our Rockville, Maryland, and Fairfax, Virginia, estate planning lawyers will listen carefully to your concerns and goals. We will explain and propose solutions ideally suited to your needs and handle all the details.

Our attorneys' knowledge and capabilities cover estate planning needs at all levels of complexity. Whether you need a relatively simple, basic last will and testament, a trust or a comprehensive plan for a large estate, we can help. We frequently provide:

  • Wills and trusts ideally suited to our clients' needs and goals
  • Financial powers of attorney and medical powers of attorney (sometimes called living wills or advance directives)
  • Revocable living trust agreements, special needs trusts and a range of other specialized vehicles to account for unique situations and objectives, including minimization of lawfully preventable estate taxes
  • Charitable gifting strategies and the documents required to execute them
  • Guardianships to enable proper care for disabled and incapacitated family members
  • Additional elder law services, including Medicaid planning and life care planning

Estate Administration, Probate Representation And Litigation Services

In a time of great personal loss and concern for other family members, dealing with the affairs of a deceased loved one can be an overwhelming experience. We offer real sensitivity as well as eminently professional legal counsel in these matters. As an executor, personal representative, beneficiary to an estate or other interested party, our goal is to reward your confidence in our firm in every way possible.

Serving Communities Such As Leesburg And Annandale: Estate And Probate Attorneys With Decades Of Experience

For an open, informative consultation focused on your specific needs, please contact us in Fairfax or Rockville today. Our family law firm is here to serve you and your family.

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The Law Offices of Kidwell
& Kent

Fairfax, Virginia, Office
Woodson Square
9695 C Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22031

Phone: 703-988-7429
Fax: 703-764-2194
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Rockville, Maryland, Office
The Executive Condominiums
6259 Executive Blvd.
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: 301-984-1212
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John Kent Kidwell

John Kidwell was selected by the Heritage Registry of Who's Who as a pillar of the community for my work as an attorney and continued dedication to charitable contributions to the community.

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