Practice Areas

COREY & COREY is a full service law firm and can assist with most matters.  If a matter falls outside of our normal practice areas, we will assist you in finding the right counsel for your matter.
Estate Planning

 

Our firm assists our clients in all areas of estate planning, including:

 

  • Revocable Living Trusts

  • Wills

  • Durable Powers of Attorney for Asset Management 

  • Advanced Health Care Directives

  • Assignments of Personal Property

  • Real Estate Deed Transfers

  • Special Needs Trusts

  • Estate Plans for blended families

  • LGBT Families

  • Special planning for uniquely situated beneficiaries

 

Real Estate Transactions

We provide full services to our clients who are purchasing, selling or leasing residential or commercial property.  We work with your broker or agent to assist you in your transaction. 

 

Firm principal Edward Corey is also a California licensed real estate broker.

 

Estate Administration and Probate

 

COREY & COREY assists clients in all aspects of trust and estate administration, and advises Trustees in all phases.

 

We also handle the full probate of estates in all county courts, representing executors and administrators. 

 

COREY & COREY also assists in all estate related disputes, including litigation and/or alternate dispute resolution.

 

Contracts

Contracts play an important role in many of our client's businesses and personal lives.  We routinely draft, review and, when necessary, enforce contractual relationships.  Over the firm's life, we have developed thousands of documents used in creating the appropriate contracts.  It is our goal to utilize our body of work to provide the best result for clients at an effective price.

Business Entity Formation

 

Our firm has for many years assisted clients in forming new business entities and modifying existing ones.  Our services include guidance on the choice of entity, formation of the entity, proper governance documents, registration with appropriate agencies, and assistance with the overall start-up of the client's new venture.

 

Business Law

For more than 20 years, we have assisted our clients in a wide variety of business transactions and guidance.  We have negotiated and documented asset purchases of existing businesses, acquisitions of business interests, and overall legal issues affecting a wide variety of issues.  Our clients have been and are involved in a wide variety of sectors, including general contracting, recycling, music, industrial manufacturing, product distribution and high value asset restorations.