Sangamon County Estate Planning Attorneys

Regardless of your age, preparing for the future may be one of the most beneficial steps you can take in your lifetime for yourself and your loved ones.

As a leading Illinois estate planning law firm, Barber, Segatto, Hoffee, Wilke & Cate has helped generations of families in Springfield protect their property, confirm medical wishes, avoid tax consequences and reach philanthropic goals through strategic estate planning since the firm’s inception more than a century ago. We also offer competent and compassionate legal guidance in probate matters.

Helping You Establish A Purposeful Estate Plan That Protects Your Legacy

Serving as a trustee for several trusts throughout Springfield, our firm is a highly respected and reliable resource for our clients throughout central Illinois. Our Sangamon County estate planning lawyers are committed to helping our clients understand what types of estate planning tools can help them protect what they value most.

Barber, Segatto, Hoffee, Wilke & Cate can help you with:

  • Wills
  • Living wills
  • Trusts
  • Guardianships
  • Powers of attorney (health care, property)
  • Business succession planning
  • Agricultural Planning
  • Elder law planning
  • Burial planning directives
  • Estate tax issues
  • Individual Income Taxes
  • Dealing with the IRS
  • Elder law
  • Will contests

Drawing from more than 150 years of combined legal experience, our team of lawyers has the knowledge and the resources to help you with your estate planning needs. We have an in-house certified public accountant and certified valuation analyst who can handle federal, state and income taxes as well as business law matters within an estate plan.

We recognize that every family has different needs, which is why our lawyers are prepared to work closely with you through one-on-one consultations to learn about your circumstances. Our team is determined to help you establish a customized estate plan that will ultimately allow you to reach your goals.

Our Probate Services | When your loved one has passed away, it can be difficult to think about the legal steps that need to be taken regarding his or her estate. Barber, Segatto, Hoffee, Wilke & Cate is here to help you with the probate process while you cope with the loss of your family member.
In addition to assisting you with your estate plan, we offer supportive legal guidance and representation in all probate matters, including disputes. Contact our firm to learn more about how we can help you.

Contact Our Springfield Business Succession Planning Lawyers Today

We invite you to contact Barber, Segatto, Hoffee, Wilke & Cate at 217-953-4979 to schedule a confidential consultation regarding your estate planning needs. For the convenience of our clients, we offer office locations in Springfield and Waverly, Illinois. Our law office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and evening and weekend appointments by request. We accept all major credit cards.