It is sometimes difficult to think about the future. But planning and documenting your wishes for loved ones is a gift. Determining your estate in advance sets your wishes in place and helps ensure that they are carried out as you want, reducing the possibility of family disputes.
The experienced probate and estate administration attorneys at Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC, can provide intelligent estate planning with your best interests in mind. Our knowledgeable, caring counsel handles all the details to ensure that your estate plan and probate process goes exactly as you want.
Skilled, Intelligent Estate Planning
Our highly skilled estate advocates can handle all the details of planning and administering an estate along with any issues regarding probate. Our areas of estate and probate work include:
- Drafting wills: Drafting all testamentary documents including simple, complex and ethical wills
- Documenting trusts and living trusts: Determining instructions and the details regarding income for trustees/heirs
- Appointing guardianship: Assistance naming a legal guardian who will manage a disabled or seriously ill loved one’s affairs
- Planning estates: Developing a comprehensive estate plan to avoid probate disputes and document your wishes including trustees, beneficiaries and heirs
Serving Cumming and north Georgia, we help individuals and families plan ahead for smooth administration of their estates.
Jonathan C. BeardAttorney & PartnerJonathan joined the firm in 2014 and is a graduate of Reinhardt University, Kennesaw State University, and the Thomas Goode Jones School of Law at Faulkner University. As a partner at Miles Hansford and Tallant, LLC, Jonathan's practice primary focuses on ...
Lauren C. GilesAttorney & PartnerLauren Clipp Giles joined Miles & Tallant, LLC in 2009. Her primary practice areas include landlord/tenant law (both negotiating transactions and landlord/tenant litigation), real property disputes, zoning litigation, contract and business litigation, and ...
Brian A. HansfordAttorney & Founding PartnerBrian Hansford is one of the founding partners of Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC. With over 15 years of experience, he is the leading criminal defense attorney at the firm and has successfully represented clients facing DUIs, drug violations and felonies, ...
Jonah B. HowellAttorney & PartnerHowell joined Miles Hanford & Tallant, LLC in June of 2016. As a Partner with the firm, his primary practice areas are civil and probate litigation, corporate and business representation, estate planning and local government law. Jonah is a native of ...
Kevin J. McDonoughAttorney & PartnerKevin McDonough, a Partner at Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC, focuses his practice on three areas of law: Family Law, Business Law, and Wills and Estates. He works closely with his clients to help identify the goals that are most important to them and then ...
Deborah Anice PittmanAttorney & PartnerDeborah Anice Pittman joined Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC in 2016 and is now a Partner in the firm. Her primary practice areas are family law and criminal defense; however, she also handles general civil litigation matters and is a certified civil and ...
Joshua A. ScogginsAttorney & PartnerJosh Scoggins has extensive experience representing clients in real estate related matters including purchase and sale transactions, real estate development, construction law, commercial leasing, easement acquisition, utility issues, title disputes, ...
Kevin J. TallantAttorney & Founding PartnerKevin Tallant is a Cumming, Georgia native, and is one of the founding partners of Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC. His primary practice areas include local government law, contract and business litigation, probate litigation, and real property law. Kevin ...
J. Ethan UnderwoodAttorney & PartnerEthan Underwood practices in the fields of land use, real estate, and property tax law, representing developers, as well as individual property owners. He has negotiated numerous zoning and development actions and advises clients regarding environmental ...
No matter how thoroughly a passed loved one has planned, disputes can arise in will, trust and estate matters. Estate administrators, executors, powers of attorney and trustees, among other fiduciaries, are responsible for performing given administrative duties effectively and with respect to all involved. A lack of respect can be extremely stressful, especially if a case goes to court.
The lawyers at Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC, have extensive fiduciary litigation experience, including cases regarding contested wills. We provide insightful representation for cases on both sides of these issues, offering heirs and/or fiduciaries assertive, yet compassionate defense. We will work tirelessly to resolve your probate case with the best possible outcome.
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We help the overwhelming estate and probate process go smoothly. Call our office today for a consultation with one of our compassionate probate attorneys.
After engaging Mr. Hansford in a legal matter, the professionalism, accessibility, service, reliability, and kind support demonstrated by Mr. Hansford and his team was so impressive I have referred Mr. Hansford to friends and colleagues.
- We Provide a One-on-One Client Experience
- We're Committed to Finding a Solution
- Years of Collective Legal Experience
- We Want the Best for Each Client