Klenk Law

Klenk Law is a boutique law firm laser-focused on all aspects of Estate Law. For our Bucks County clients, we divide the practice into three complimentary divisions:

Advising our Estate Planning clients includes Will drafting, designating Powers of Attorney, Special Needs Planning, Probate, reducing taxes and Business Succession. At larger law firms, Estate Law is likely only a small part of their practice. In our practice, estate clients always come first.

We believe estate planning is a lifelong activity and we see ourselves as your long-term trusted advisor. Quite simply, we want to help you achieve your goals, and we know how to do so. Klenk Law is committed to providing the very best legal counsel and estate planning techniques for our Bucks County clients.

Our Mission is to Make Estate Planning, Probate and Even Estate Litigation as Pain-Free as Possible.

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Why Work With Us?

CONVENIENT HOURS & LOCATIONS: Evenings, weekends, whatever works for you, we will make it happen.

EASY TO WORK WITH & EASY TO UNDERSTAND: We excel at explaining complex tax & asset protection techniques so you can make the best decisions for yourself and your Family.

FAIR & TRANSPARENT PRICING: Our deep understanding of estate law gives us the ability to quickly pinpoint solutions to reach your goals, saving you time & money.

FLEXIBLE ESTATE & PROBATE SERVICES: We can help you with a single issue or the entire process.

Wills and Estate Planning in Bucks County, PA

Estate planning may seem like a tedious and burdensome activity, but that doesn’t have to be the case. At Klenk Law, our goal is to make it easy for you. Owner and Principal Attorney Peter Klenk has a gift for making complex legal and financial techniques very easy to understand. During your initial free consultation, he will clearly explain the various options available to protect your assets, limit your tax exposure, and how to avoid unnecessary probate costs or future litigation. We will guide you step-by-step through making the best decisions for you and your family.

We Make Estate Planning in County Painless; It’s What We Do!

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Bucks County, PA Probate and Estate Administration Attorneys

Estate Administration and Probate can be legally complicated and emotionally draining. Klenk Law is a boutique probate firm dedicated to providing effective probate legal services to clients in Bucks County.

Should you be an Executor, Guardian or Trustee, in Bucks County, our job is to advise you. Klenk Law’s Probate Attorneys provide step-by-step guidance to protect executors and trustees from litigation and ensure proper estate administration.

We offer flexible probate assistance. We can help you with one or two aspects of Probate, such as the Pennsylvania Inheritance and Estates Tax Returns, or obtaining releases for you from liability. Or, if you want, we can handle the whole thing, no problem! We will give you peace of mind throughout the entire process.

Assisting Executors to Quickly and Efficiently Probate Bucks County Estates is What Our Probate Lawyers Do!

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Bucks County Will Contest & Estate Litigation Attorneys

Unfortunately, there may come a time when your estate matter becomes a litigation matter. If you are involved in any dispute over any aspect of a Bucks County estate, whether you are the plaintiff or defendant, Klenk Law can represent you. Our experienced estate litigation attorneys handle estate litigation on a full-time basis, not part-time. We provide our clients with high-quality, trusted legal counsel. Whether prosecuting or defending, our years of experience in the probate courts gives us the in-depth knowledge needed to protect your rights in probate and trust disputes. We work hard to make the process easier and manageable for our clients.

Bucks County Will Contests and Bucks County Estate Litigation, It’s What We Do.

Common Estate Questions

Does your Firm Provide Estate Planning for the Bucks County LGBT Community?

Certainly! Though same-sex marriage is accepted law, there are still concerns unique to the LGBT community. Historical prejudice and existing hostility both political and familial adds a layer of complication other couples need not address. Please read my article about LGBT Estate Planning.

Where Does Bucks County Probate Take Place?

The Register is an elected official whose responsibilities include determining whether the Will being offered for probate should be registered as the last will and testament of the deceased, and whom should be recognized as the estate’s executor or administrator. Mr. Petrille also serves as the Clerk of the Bucks County Orphans’ Court. He is the 54th Bucks County Register of Wills and the 58th Bucks County Clerk of Orphans’ Court.

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What Happens to Someone's Estate if They Die Without a Will in Bucks County?

If you die without a Will, you are “Intestate.” If you have no Estate Plan, then your assets pass under Pennsylvania’s plan. A Will allows you to craft a plan that reflects your real wishes. The Intestacy Rules do not take your wishes into consideration. For more, read our article that addresses Pennsylvania Intestacy

How Much Should a Bucks County Probate Attorney Charge?

A Bucks County Probate Attorney can charge what the court determines a “reasonable fee,” read our article on Probate Attorney Fees.

How Much Can a Bucks County Executor Charge?

The Executor of a Bucks County Estate can charge what the Bucks County Orphans’ Court determines is a “reasonable fee.” For more information on what the court has found “reasonable,” read our article on Executors Fees.

How Much Can a Bucks County Trustee Charge as a Fee?

Bucks County Trustee Fees are based on what the Bucks County Orphans’ Court has determined as “reasonable” over years of cases. For more information on what is “reasonable,” read our article on Trustee Fees.

What is the Maximum Bucks County Power of Attorney Fee?

An Agent under a Bucks County Power of Attorney can charge a “reasonable fee,” as the Chester County Orphans’ Court has defined that term. For more details, read our article on Agent Fees or Power of Attorney Fees.

How Much Can a Bucks County Guardian Charge For His Services?

An acceptable Bucks County Guardian Fee is determined by the Bucks County Orphans’ Court using a “reasonableness” standard. For more details, read our article about Guardianship Fees.

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Our Bucks County, PA Location

196 West Ashland Street, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 18901

Klenk Law’s Bucks County Office is located in Doylestown in a beautiful, historic building that was once the grain storage house at the end of the regional rail line. Extensive renovations have preserved the warmth and charm of the infrastructure including the original hardwood flooring and open-beam ceilings.

If you have mobility issues and are unable to meet us in Doylestown, we have access to meeting space in other Bucks County locations through our agreement with Regus, the world’s largest provider of flexible workspace solutions.

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