Estate Planning & Probate Litigation

Estate Planning & Probate Administration and Litigation


It is never too late or too soon to plan for your future.

Life is unpredictable, but having a secure estate plan can provide peace of mind. If you have concerns about how decisions will be made on your behalf if you are incapacitated or at the time of your death, our firm has the answers. We offer consultation, advice and drafting of the documents you need, including:

  • Living Wills
  • Health Care Power of Attorney
  • Financial Power of Attorney
  • Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts
  • Last Will and Testament
  • Declaration for Appointment of Guardian
  • Declaration for the Disposition of Human Remains
  • Declaration for Mental Health Treatment
  • Business Creation and Succession Planning

No two individuals are alike. Allow our experts to craft an estate plan for you. Contact us today for a consultation.


When the inevitable or unexpected happens, having the sound and competent legal advice of a probate expert is indispensible.

At Lee M.Smith & Associates, our attorneys and staff offer legal support and assistance when it is most needed. If you have lost a loved one, or if you are concerned that someone dear to you is being taken advantage of due to old age or mental infirmity, we have the solutions you need to protect your rights, or the rights of those you love.

The probate process in Ohio can often be complex with irreversible consequences. Lee M. Smith & Associates offers legal expertise in the following areas:

  • Estate Administration
  • Guardianship
  • Conservatorship
  • Will Contest Actions
  • Concealment of Estate Assets
  • Determination of Heirship
  • Trust Litigation
  • Adoption Proceedings

Whether protecting your rights or the security of a loved one, our firm can provide the guidance you require. Call us today for a consultation.