Estate Planning

While you may be perfectly healthy and content today, the fact is that all of us will inevitably have to face the reality that we won’t live forever. For that reason, it’s essential for you to have a carefully crafted estate plan in place to protect your assets and make sure they’re allocated according to your wishes. Kenneth R Hoppes Attorney At Law of Pendleton, IN is here to help. Too often, people don’t take this seriously enough, and the result can be scores of legal problems and needless battles, even in the best of families.  Ideally, you want the peace of mind of knowing that your loved ones will be taken care of after you’re gone.

I can help you create a plan for the future. It’s never too early to start the process of creating your will or trust. In fact, the sooner the better.


When you think of estate planning, you probably think of wills and trusts, but these are only part of the equation. The right estate plan provides you with security for the remainder of your lifetime, and it also takes into consideration the needs of your family.

An experienced estate law attorney will discuss all the elements of your estate plan with you, including:

  • Wills and trusts
  • Pre-need and crisis Medicaid planning
  • Durable power of attorney for finance
  • Power of attorney for health care
  • Advance directives and living wills
  • Long-term care planning

The first step in the process is to contact me, Kenneth R Hoppes Attorney At Law, for a free consultation. I’ve been through this process with my own family, and I know there many items that need to be discussed. 

No two estate plans are the same. Yours will be carefully crafted to fit your own individual needs and special circumstances. You can trust me to listen carefully and come up with a plan that gives you peace of mind. Reach out to Kenneth R Hoppes Attorney At Law in Pendleton, IN today to discuss your estate planning needs with an estate and probate law attorney.