Indianapolis Estate & Trust Planning, Medicaid Planning, Probate, Estate & Trust Administration and Litigation Lawyers
Trusted Indiana Legal Counsel Since 1955
The law office of Haggerty & Haggerty was founded in 1955. William A. Maschmeyer joined the firm in 1987. Haggerty Haggerty and Maschmeyer is synonymous with integrity in central Indiana.
While our practice is general, our focus has always been in estate planning administration and litigation.
We put our clients first in every respect – from providing realistic case assessment and individualized treatment to using technology to minimize legal fees. We are conveniently located on the Southside of Indianapolis.
Just south of Troy Avenue on the east side of Meridian Street with free parking and an inviting atmosphere.
We offer a free initial consultation with a partner to assist you with estate planning, administration or litigation.
Please call to schedule an appointment at (317) 786-2225.
Peer Ranked Level of Professional Excellence
Estate Planning & Medicaid
ESTATE & MEDICAID PLANNING, & ELDER LAW
We will prepare any and all of the below documents to meet your individual needs to insure your assets are handled pursuant to your wishes, with minimum taxes, cost of administration, and without contest.
If a member of your family is sent to a long-term skilled care nursing home, call us immediately to discuss how to protect their assets from the nursing home and Medicaid.
Simple will packages, including Powers of Attorney and Living Wills are available at the reasonable rate of $750 for married couple and $500 for individual.
Will Contests & Trust Litigation
WILL CONTESTS & TRUST LITIGATION
Wills may be contested for unsoundness of mind of the testator, undue execution of the Will, execution of the Will under duress or by fraud or any other valid objection to the Wills validity. Will contests must be filed within three months after the date of the Order admitting the Will to probate.
Trust contests have different but similar provisions. In rare instances, family members abuse a power of attorney to changes the title to assets or to steal assets immediately before death. If you believe any of these instances have occurred and you require our assistance, we can help with any of the following:
Probate, Estate & Trust Administration
PROBATE, ESTATE, & TRUST ADMINISTRATION
After the death of a loved one, the Trustee, Personal Representative or trusted family member, whether or not there is a Will or Trust, will need the assistance of an experienced attorney and staff to properly collect the estate assets, pay the estate claims and taxes and distribute the remaining assets pursuant to the law.
We will guide you through this process. We handle all of the below forms of administration:
- Probate of Wills
- Administration of Trusts
- Intestate Estates Where There is No Will
- Non-Probate Transfers
- Small Estate Affidavits
- Supervised and Unsupervised Administration
- Heir Assistance
- Life Insurance & Other Third Party Claims
Business, Divorce, & Criminal Defense
BUSINESS, DIVORCE, & CRIMINAL DEFENSE
We help with business formation, governance, contract, and collection.
We offer criminal defense through out Central Indiana counties.
We assist with divorce, modifications, contempt, custody, support, maintenance, CHINS (Child in Need of Services), and other family law matters.
Simple Will Package SpecialOur Simple Will Package includes a Simple Will, Healthcare Power of Attorney, Financial Power of Attorney, and Living Will to protect you and your loved ones during your life and upon your death.
$500 Individuals / $750 CouplesLearn More About Our Simple Will Package