Estate planning information form

Client #1

Full Name:_____________________________________________________

Home Address:_________________________________________________


Home Phone: _____________________Cell Phone:_________________

Work Phone:_____________________Work Email__________________


Client #2

Full Name: ________________________________________________________

Home Address:  _________________________________________________


Home Phone: ___________________________Cell Phone:_______________


Work Phone:___________________________Work Email:_______________


Referred by:    _____________________________________________________

What estate planning documents are currently in place? Please provide copies




*Please indicate if any children are not from the current marriage.


Child or Dependent’s full name:_______________________________




*repeat as necessary for each child/dependent


Grandchild’s full name________________________________________________




*repeat as necessary for each grandchild


Who do you want to act as Trustee or Executor to manage and distribute your estate?

Client 1 1st______________________________  Client 2  1st____________________________________

2nd________________________                          2nd_____________________________________

3rd_________________________                         3rd_____________________________________


Durable Power of Attorney for property

If you become unable to make financial decisions, who should make them on your behalf?

Client 1  1st__________________________  Client 2  1st_____________________________

2nd_________________________                   2nd_____________________________

3rd__________________________                   3rd______________________________

Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care

If you become unable to make health care decisions, who should make them on your behalf?

Client 1  1st_______________________________  Client 2  1st_______________________________

2nd_____________________________                     2nd_______________________________

3rd_______________________________                   3rd_______________________________


Guardian of Minor Children

Pleased provide name (s) and address(es)




At what age(s) should the children receive their share of the estate?    ______________

What restrictions, if any, should be placed on the funds?_______________________________

Who should manage your children’s  inheritance until they reach the specific age?


























































































































































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Joel S. Hymen is an attorney of over 30 years of experience in a wide range of legal areas. He received his Bachelors of Science in Education from Northwestern University and his Juris Doctor with honors from IIT Chicago Kent College of Law. While at Chicago Kent, Hymen was a member of the Law Review and received the prestigious bar and gavel award for his excellent contributions to the law school community.

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