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Lafayette's Estate Planning Team Is Dedicated to Excellence

Welcome to Beal & Hebert, your dedicated partners in estate planning. As experienced attorneys committed to excellence, we understand the importance of securing your assets, providing for your loved ones, and crafting a legacy that reflects your values. Estate planning is not just a legal process; it's a proactive step towards ensuring peace of mind for you and your family.

Why Estate Planning Matters

Estate planning is more than just drafting a will; it's a comprehensive strategy to protect your assets and provide for the seamless transfer of wealth to your heirs. Without a carefully crafted plan, your estate could be subject to unnecessary taxes, delays, and potential disputes. At Beal & Hebert, we believe in empowering individuals and families with the knowledge and tools they need to make informed decisions about their future.

Our Approach to Estate Planning

When you choose Beal & Hebert for your estate planning needs, you're choosing a team of experienced attorneys who prioritize your unique goals and concerns. Our approach is personalized, comprehensive, and designed to withstand the test of time. We work closely with you to understand your financial situation, family dynamics, and long-term objectives, ensuring that your estate plan reflects your wishes.

Key Elements of Estate Planning

Wills & Trusts

  • Craft a legally sound will that clearly outlines your wishes regarding the distribution of assets.

  • Establish trusts to protect and manage assets, providing for loved ones while minimizing tax implications.

Advance Directives

  • Draft healthcare directives, including powers of attorney and living wills, to ensure your medical decisions align with your values.

Probate Avoidance

  • Implement strategies to minimize the impact of probate, streamlining the transfer of assets to beneficiaries.


  • Nominate guardians for minor children to provide clarity and security in case of unexpected events.

Tax Planning

  • Develop tax-efficient strategies to minimize estate taxes, preserving more of your wealth for future generations.

The Beal & Hebert Advantage


Benefit from the wealth of experience our attorneys bring to the table. With a proven track record in estate planning, we have successfully guided numerous clients through the process with expertise and care.


We believe in transparency throughout the estate planning process. You will have a clear understanding of the strategies employed, potential outcomes, and any legal implications involved.

Personalized Service

We understand that every individual and family is unique. Our personalized approach ensures that your estate plan is tailored to your specific needs and goals.

Accessible Education

Our commitment to client education means you'll not only receive top-tier legal services but also gain a deeper understanding of the estate planning process and its benefits.

Educating and Empowering You

Understanding the nuances of estate planning can be complex, which is why we are committed to educating our clients. Our blog features articles on a variety of estate planning topics, from the basics of wills and trusts to the latest changes in tax laws. We believe that an informed client is an empowered client, and we strive to provide the knowledge you need to make confident decisions about your estate.

Contact Us Today for Estate Planning

Your future and the legacy you leave behind are important. Don't leave them to chance. Contact Beal & Hebert today to schedule a consultation. Our team is ready to listen, understand, and guide you through the estate planning process with the expertise and care you deserve.

Secure your legacy with Beal & Hebert – Your Future, Your Legacy, Our Expertise.

To arrange an appointment with one of our attorneys, please call us at 337-991-6263 or fill out our contact form.

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