Destin, Florida Estate Planning Attorneys

Compare 4 attorneys and 3 law firms in Destin, FL. Sort by highest rating and years of estate planning experience.

John Hawkins

Destin estate planning attorney at Matthews and Jones with 28 years experience

(850) 837-3662

4475 Legendary Drive, Destin, FL 32541

Jason Havens

Destin estate planning attorney at Jason E Havens with 19 years experience

(850) 424-6442

4481 Legandary Drive, Suite 204, Destin, FL 32540

Karen Ward

Destin estate planning attorney at Ward and Ketchersid with 19 years experience

(850) 837-5507

1241 Airport Road, Suite H, Destin, FL 32541

William Ketchersid

Destin estate planning attorney at Ward and Ketchersid with 13 years experience

(850) 502-4756

1241 Airport Road, Suite H, Destin, FL 32541

Need help planning your estate?

An estate planning attorney will work with you to prepare the wills and trusts to control and protect your assets during your lifetime and insure they are transferred properly after you die while minimizing taxes and delays. "Estate" is a legal term that means all your assets, property and anything of value that belongs to you. An estate planning attorney is an important advisor. There are many experienced estate planning lawyers listed in our directory.

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Find the right attorney by reviewing and comparing our profiles of lawyers and their law firms, with details on each attorney and their colleague’s practice, experience, education, training, honors and fee structure. Carefully consider client reviews and recommendations from people just like you. If you have complex legal needs, a larger firm with multiple attorneys who can advise you in different areas may be the best fit. If your needs are more limited and very specific, consider a smaller firm. Speak with several Destin estate planning attorneys to find the one that is best for you.

Ask yourself the 3 C’s:

  • Credentials ‐ How many cases has this attorney worked on similar to yours?
  • Comfort ‐ Who are you most comfortable working with? Is the lawyer’s office nearby? How and how often will they get in touch with you?
  • Cost ‐ Have expected costs and fees been clearly explained to you? It’s OK to ask for an estimate.