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Trusted Lawyer Helping Sacramento Residents With a Variety of Cases
Welcome to the offices of Steve C. Benton, Attorney at Law, where we specialize in probate, trust and estate planning, and taxation, involving such matters as living trusts, probate estates and summary administration, trust and probate litigation, and postdeath trust administration. Attorney Steve C. Benton is certified by the Board of Legal Specialization and holds a Master of Laws in taxation.
The laws surrounding estate planning and related taxes are vast and often complicated, but you don't have to go it alone. Steve C. Benton is a trusted attorney serving Sacramento. After graduating with a Juris Doctorate in 1984 and receiving a Master of Laws in taxation in 1985, Steve Benton was a professor of business law, accounting, and taxation before going on to head this firm. Our team’s knowledge and experience in probate law is vast, and because we understand that dealing with an estate is often emotional, we act with compassion and patience in every case we take on.
Experienced in Many Areas
Have you considered how your heirs will receive their inheritances upon your death? Would you like your children or grandchildren to receive their trusts once they reach a certain age or complete a certain task, such as graduating college? Our law firm can assist you in drawing up the legal documents for your wills and trusts to ensure your plans are carried out the way you envision. By creating specific documents and guidelines, we may be able to help you reduce estate taxes and avoid probate.
Perhaps you are dealing with sorting a deceased loved one's will. With more than 30 years of providing legal representation in probate court, we are incredibly experienced at assisting in situations such as filling out the proper paperwork to divide assets and present them to the intended heirs, as well as to clear title transfers and negotiate on any probate litigation matters. We take pride in providing the best service possible to every client. We are always available to answer questions, discuss situations, and try to ease the stress of probate administration.
Legal Representation You Can Rely On
Steve C. Benton is a highly professional probate lawyer and estate planning attorney. To find out if we can help with your case in Sacramento, contact us at 916-256-2141.