It takes legal expertise and great care to interpret wills and trusts and create estate plans. We’re here to guide you through the process.
Matters of a person’s estate can be challenging for relatives on many levels. Since they involve emotionally charged issues like death, money, taxes and family dynamics, the stress level can be high. What’s more, wills and trusts are usually quite complex to interpret and discuss among family members.
When a loved one passes, everyone wants the estate administration and probate processes to go smoothly and efficiently with minimal conflict. In our experience, achieving this level of success boils down to facilitating open communication and balancing the interests of everyone involved.
If you live in Tampa Bay and the surrounding region and need assistance with resolving an estate issue, understanding or crafting a will or trust, or preventing future conflicts that may arise down the road, we can help. We listen to your concerns so we can build a complete understanding of your family’s individual situation.
Our Tampa Bay wills and trusts attorneys are skilled in managing difficult interpersonal interactions and coming to a satisfactory resolution. Kemp, Ruge & Green Law Group will help you find peace of mind.
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It’s very common for our clients to have many questions about the process of managing wills, trusts and other matters related to estate planning and probate law. We’ve listed some quick links below.
Tampa Bay Wills and Trusts
During the tumultuous time after a loved one passes we help families understand the will and any trusts involved. We always listen carefully to the concerns of those involved and work to develop a level of respect and understanding among all parties, for an efficient resolution.
Effective estate planning is a matter of making important choices about the future. With the help of our estate planning attorneys, you can take steps now that will protect your assets, express your wishes concerning health issues and make important arrangements that will make things easier for your family when you pass away.
Probate is a legal process where probate assets are assigned to the proper beneficiaries and heirs. Anyone with a claim to the deceased person’s assets will come forward to request a distribution of the assets such as money. One of our probate lawyers will help you understand this process.
To answer questions regarding your specific circumstances, please contact us and we’d be happy to help. We serve Floridians living in the Tampa Bay area from six convenient locations, including Tampa, Pasco, Clearwater, Hernando, Westshore and Carrolwood.
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“I recommend this Law Group 100 percent; I am so happy they were referred to me. From the minute I needed them, they instantly went to work and did all they can to help me … The entire staff was very compassionate and it felt good to have a team that cares on your side doing all they can to help you … I always got an immediate response when calling, even was sent text messages along with mail for all updates. I never needed to do anything they literally did it all for me.”
You Deserve Results
Our wills and trusts attorneys combine compassion and caring with top-notch legal expertise. In fact, our name is known in Florida and nationwide for our experience with a wide variety of legal specialties. We’re also known for our dedication to excellent customer service.
We have attorneys in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a distinction fewer than 1% of attorneys earn nationwide. And our awards and accolades go back decades.
In 2018, we won the Top 10 Plaintiff’s Wills and Trusts Award from Attorney and Practice Magazine, were named a Rising Star by SuperLawyers, were among the Top 500 Largest Companies on the Gulf Coast in Business Observer, were the Gold Winner for Best Top Attorney in the Suncoast Readers’ Choice and were named one of the 2018 Top Lawyers by Tampa Bay Magazine.
In previous years we have also been named in the Gulf Coast 500, a Top-Rated Lawyer by Avvo, one of the American Institute of Wills and Trusts Attorneys’ 10 Best in Client Satisfaction, in the Top 10 Female Attorneys in Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Wills and Trusts Attorneys, as Wills and Trusts Law Firm of the Year by USA M & A, and as one of the Top Lawyers in Florida Based on Ethical Standards and Professional Excellence by The Legal Network.
We have also frequently been named to elite rankings like the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the USA, Top 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in Florida, the Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies In Tampa Bay, and on the list of Florida Companies to Watch. We were the West Pasco Chamber Society’s Small Business of the Year and have been a nominee and finalist for the Tampa Bay Business Woman of the Year from the Tampa Bay Business Journal.
We’re sharing these credentials with you because we want you to feel secure in putting your family’s wills and trusts in our hands. We’re experienced Florida attorneys who bring compassion and ethics into every client relationship. Your satisfaction is very important to us.
You Deserve Communication
For your legal team, call Kemp, Ruge & Green. How are you handling your current situation and what can we do to help? You answers are where we begin. Our client-focused law firm puts you at the forefront. We keep you informed every step of the way so you can concentrate on getting yourself back together. Whether you’re dealing with an auto accident, personal injury, family law or a criminal matter, our top-notch legal professionals are ready to assist you.
Our mission statement is to relentlessly pursue protecting our clients and improving our community, with respect, communication and service. When you hire our firm, every aspect of your case will be handled according to those words.
Both Martindale-Hubbell and Avvo, two of the leading lawyer directory services, have recognized our firm for excellent client satisfaction. These awards are based solely on the testimonials of previous clients. These clients -much like you- were looking for excellent representation to get them through a rough time. Not only did we provide that for them, we did so in such a way that they wanted others to hear about our great work and how happy they were to have hired us.
We are attorneys that take care of our clients. Additionally, our firm has attorneys who have been inducted into both the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. This elite group consists of less than one percent of all attorneys nationwide. To be selected to this Forum, an attorney must have served as principal counsel in one or more cases which resulted in a final judgement, award or a settlement in favor of his or her client in the amount of one million dollars or more for the Million Dollar Advocates Forum or two million dollars or more for the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. We have the legal knowledge to ensure you get the best possible outcome for your case.
Lastly, our firm is committed to this community. We have donated to more than 60 different nonprofits, schools, sports teams and other local charities. When you choose us, you choose a firm making a difference in your community.
You Deserve Kemp, Ruge & Green – When Results Matter
We handle many types of wills, trusts, estate planning and probate law cases throughout the Tampa Bay region, including Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, Hernando, Spring Hill, St. Petersburg and Tarpon Springs.
When you need legal assistance with these complex and emotionally challenging matters, contact us for a caring, compassionate consultation with your needs in mind. We’re ready to help.
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