Estate Planning And Administration

Planning For Your Family's Future

As Sussex County's largest and most experienced law firm, Morris, Downing & Sherred has developed strong relationships with individual clients and families that have lasted from generation to generation.

For over 100 years, our firm has helped clients deal with immediate legal challenges and establish comprehensive plans for the future. Our estate planning practice is designed to address the needs of clients who understand the importance of protecting property and assets and ensuring that family assets and property are of maximum benefit to the next generation.

One of the primary benefits of a solid estate plan is the avoidance of unnecessary expense and confusion in the probate process. There are often effective legal ways of minimizing estate taxes and simplifying the process for our clients' heirs and executors.

Experience. Dedication. Results.
Contact Morris, Downing & Sherred

If you are in need of comprehensive estate planning documents or if you need experienced representation in a probate matter, the capable attorneys of Morris, Downing & Sherred can help. Contact our offices in Newton, New Jersey, today.

Dedicated To Excellence In Estate Planning And Administration

We assist clients with a wide variety of estate planning, probate and estate administration matters, including:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of attorney
  • Advance medical directives, also known as living wills
  • Guardianships and conservatorships
  • Medicaid eligibility and long-term care planning
  • Complete strategies for asset protection and wealth management
  • Complex business succession issues
  • Estate disputes such as will contests and alleged breaches of fiduciary duty
  • Guidance for executors, heirs and estate administrators throughout the probate process, including all necessary financial and tax filings

Representation In The Surrogate's Courts Of Sussex County And Surrounding Areas

At Morris, Downing & Sherred, your estate planning goals will receive the personal attention of an experienced lawyer. Our aim is to offer a full range of options that meet your needs and that are sensitive to your financial situation.

For Guidance In Wealth Management And Asset Protection, Call 973-383-2700

To discuss your estate planning or probate administration needs with an experienced attorney at our Sussex County offices, please contact us to schedule an informative initial consultation. Meeting schedules are flexible. Emails and after-hours messages are answered promptly.