Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

Pamela can assist you with all of your estate planning goals, whether the goal is a simple will and powers of attorney or a complex trust.  Pamela has prepared estate plans for young families who may be concerned with nominating guardians for their young children, middle-aged folks who want to set up an estate plan or update an existing one; people who have relocated and want to change their plans to conform to New Hampshire or Vermont state laws; and elderly clients who want a plan in place to make the process easier on their family members in the event of their disability or death.

Probate and Trust Administration

Pamela has worked with many families after the loss of a family member or friend in the areas of probate administration, trust administration, pursuing or defending any matters before the probate court; and providing all documents and materials required to effectively administer an estate and/or trust in New Hampshire or Vermont.

Guardianship

Pamela has represented clients through the process of petitioning the probate court for guardianship for a loved one that cannot or can no longer manage their own health care or personal needs and/or financial affairs, and for others who may be interested parties in the guardianship process, and in some matters has represented the proposed ward.

Elder Law Issues

Pamela has assisted elderly clients is assessing the economic factors of long-term care, aging in place, qualification for governmental programs such as Medicaid, and many other issues affecting the elderly population. Pam is a member of NAELA (the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys).

Small Business and Legal Support

Pamela can assist you in determining what type of business entity should be created and help you determine the best structure for management and operation of your business. Once your business is up and running, she can provide support as necessary, in the areas of employment, contracts, and routine operational concerns. She can also assist you with business succession planning, which should be incorporated into your overall estate plan.

Purchases and Sales of Small Business Entities

Our firm can assist you in the acquisition or sale of a small business entity, including the due diligence, negotiation, and document preparation for the acquisition or sale of a business. She will coordinate with your other advisers, such as your CPA, insurance agents and other professionals to assure that you close the transaction successfully and that you will be satisfied that you have entered into a sound and profitable transaction.

Real Estate

Our firm can assist you with the purchase or sale of your residential property in NH or Vermont.