Please note: On June 15, 2018, Chief Judge McHugh appointed Laird A. Lile as the Clerk Ad Interim for Collier County, Florida, following the death of the elected Clerk. See “In the News” on this website for more information. While serving in this temporary role, Attorney Lile is not practicing law. Accordingly, the content of any communication received from Attorney Lile during this period is not legal advice and should not be interpreted as the practice of law. During this period, John Thomas Cardillo, Esq., is serving as special counsel to the firm, and Attorney Lile will be accessible to Attorney Cardillo and the firm.
Estate planning represents a significant component of the legal practice at Laird A. Lile, PLLC. In order to counsel clients regarding estate planning, an understanding is required of the clients’ objectives, with sensitivity to both tax and non-tax considerations. We work diligently to be knowledgeable on the evolving laws and statutes that impact estate planning decisions to provide well-informed, effective counsel.
We are prepared to assist with:
- Designing an estate plan to transform your wishes into the optimal plan for your desired beneficiaries
- Maximizing the tax benefits of your generational planning and charitable gifts
- Advising regarding lifetime gifting programs
- Anticipating and avoiding potential challenges to estate plans