Charleston, West Virginia Estate Planning Attorneys

Compare 13 attorneys and 6 law firms in Charleston, WV. Sort by highest rating and years of estate planning experience.

J Francis

Charleston estate planning attorney at Jackson Kelly with 69 years experience

(304) 340-1000

1600 Laidley Tower, Charleston, WV 25322

Gary Markham

Charleston estate planning attorney at Bowles Rice with 48 years experience

(304) 347-1100

600 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV 25325

Marcia Broughton

Charleston estate planning attorney at Jackson Kelly with 39 years experience

(304) 340-1000

1600 Laidley Tower, Charleston, WV 25322

Samme Gee

Charleston estate planning attorney at Jackson Kelly with 35 years experience

(304) 340-1000

1600 Laidley Tower, Charleston, WV 25322

Suzanne Trowbridge

Charleston estate planning attorney at Goodwin and Goodwin with 32 years experience

(304) 346-7000

300 Summers Street, Suite 1500, Charleston, WV 25301

John Byrd

Charleston estate planning attorney at Spilman Thomas and Battle with 27 years experience

(304) 340-3800

300 Kanawha Boulevard E, Charleston, WV 25321

Debra Bowers

Charleston estate planning attorney at Kay Casto and Chaney with 27 years experience

(304) 345-8900

707 Virginia Street East, 15th Floor, Charleston, WV 25327

James White Jr

Charleston estate planning attorney at Bowles Rice with 24 years experience

(304) 347-1100

600 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV 25325

I Snider

Charleston estate planning attorney at Jackson Kelly with 23 years experience

(304) 340-1000

1600 Laidley Tower, Charleston, WV 25322

Robin Triplett

Charleston estate planning attorney at Jackson Kelly with 20 years experience

(304) 340-1000

1600 Laidley Tower, Charleston, WV 25322

G Frum

Charleston estate planning attorney at Goodwin and Goodwin with 19 years experience

(304) 346-7000

300 Summers Street, Suite 1500, Charleston, WV 25301

M Cunningham

Charleston estate planning attorney at Dinsmore and Shohl with 19 years experience

(304) 344-9869

10 Hale Street, Charleston, WV 25337

Blake Stephens

Charleston estate planning attorney at Spilman Thomas and Battle with 16 years experience

(304) 340-3800

300 Kanawha Boulevard E, Charleston, WV 25321

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 Charleston, WV?

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 Charleston 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.