Durham, North Carolina Estate Planning Attorneys

Compare 15 attorneys and 6 law firms in Durham, NC. Sort by highest rating and years of estate planning experience.

James Cole Jr

Durham estate planning attorney at Stubbs Cole Breedlove Prentis and Biggs with 57 years experience

(919) 682-9331

4 Consultant Pl, Durham, NC 27707

A Kennon

Durham estate planning attorney at Kennon Craver with 51 years experience

(919) 490-0500

4011 University Drive, Suite 300, Durham, NC 27717

Edwin Walker Jr

Durham estate planning attorney at Walker Lambe Rhudy Costley and Gill with 49 years experience

(919) 493-8411

240 Leigh Farm Road, Suite 100, Durham, NC 27707

Charles Steel, IV

Durham estate planning attorney at Williams Mullen with 48 years experience

(919) 981-4005

4721 Emperor Boulevard, Suite 400, Durham, NC 27703

Irvin Breedlove Jr

Durham estate planning attorney at Stubbs Cole Breedlove Prentis and Biggs with 46 years experience

(919) 682-9331

4 Consultant Pl, Durham, NC 27707

Katherine McKee

Durham estate planning attorney at Kennon Craver with 42 years experience

(919) 490-0500

4011 University Drive, Suite 300, Durham, NC 27717

Brian Brown

Durham estate planning attorney at Moore and Van Allen with 39 years experience

(919) 286-8000

2200 West Main Street, Suite 800, Durham, NC 27705

Joseph Joyner Jr

Durham estate planning attorney at Moore and Van Allen with 37 years experience

(919) 286-8000

2200 West Main Street, Suite 800, Durham, NC 27705

G Craver

Durham estate planning attorney at Kennon Craver with 36 years experience

(919) 490-0500

4011 University Drive, Suite 300, Durham, NC 27717

Martin Horn

Durham estate planning attorney at Martin J Horn with 27 years experience

(919) 797-9375

1800 Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Suite 100, Durham, NC 27707

Rupe Gill

Durham estate planning attorney at Walker Lambe Rhudy Costley and Gill with 24 years experience

(919) 323-8254

240 Leigh Farm Road, Suite 100, Durham, NC 27707

Darin Meece

Durham estate planning attorney at Stubbs Cole Breedlove Prentis and Biggs with 23 years experience

(919) 682-9331

4 Consultant Pl, Durham, NC 27707

J Campbell

Durham estate planning attorney at Kennon Craver with 23 years experience

(919) 490-0500

4011 University Drive, Suite 300, Durham, NC 27717

Gwendolyn Brooks

Durham estate planning attorney at Kennon Craver with 19 years experience

(919) 490-0500

4011 University Drive, Suite 300, Durham, NC 27717

Sonya Mochegova

Durham estate planning attorney at Stubbs Cole Breedlove Prentis and Biggs with 5 years experience

(888) 681-5661

4 Consultant Pl, Durham, NC 27707

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.

Need an attorney in Durham, NC?

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 Durham 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.