How Can I Best Serve My Family?
With major changes in your life — a marriage or divorce, the birth of a child, illness, retirement, or inheritance — come changes in your legal priorities. You want to ensure that your family is cared for, and that your own care is properly administered as well.
Attorney David Rouse has more than 50 years’ experience assisting residents of Goldsboro and throughout eastern North Carolina in their estate planning matters, both basic and complex. He helps his clients understand how they can protect those closest to them. In recognition of his professional excellence, David has been granted an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell.*
A Full Array Of Estate Planning Services In Wayne County
David Rouse provides knowledgeable guidance in a range of estate planning considerations, including:
- Establishing a will — Whether developing your initial draft, or revising an existing document, we can help make certain your assets are distributed according to your wishes.
- Establishing a trust — We offer individualized counsel pertaining to living trusts, testamentary trusts, special needs trusts and more.
- Power of attorney — Should circumstances require you to cede your financial or medical decisions to someone you trust, we can guide you through the process of setting up living wills and advance health care directives, and drafting documents to establish durable powers of attorney and health care powers of attorney.
- Medicaid planning — Planning for Medicaid in advance allows for you to safeguard your assets and savings if you become incapacitated and require nursing home care.
Unpredictability is unavoidable. Properly planning your estate lets you remain in control of your assets, and stand prepared for challenges that cannot be foreseen.
Begin The Responsible Management Of Your Estate
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.