Hillary P. Gagnon is certified as a specialist in Estate and Probate Law with the State Bar of Arizona. Hillary has been licensed to practice law in Arizona since 1998. Her practice has focused primarily on estate planning, guardianships, conservatorships, protection of incapacitated and vulnerable adults, probate administration, trust administration, and litigation in contested probate and trust administration matters since 2006.
Hillary’s estate planning practice consists of assisting clients develop and prepare a personalized estate plan appropriate for their individual and family needs. An estate plan may include, among other things a will, revocable living trust, special needs trust for a disabled family member, irrevocable trust, life insurance trust, estate tax planning, power of attorney, health care power of attorney, and living will. She also works with small business owners to prepare a succession plan and buy-sell agreements.
She is skilled in handling a variety of contested and uncontested probate and post death administration matters including, but not limited to:
Board member of Probate and Trust Executive Council of the State Bar of Arizona
Maricopa County Bar Association
National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, Phoenix Chapter
National Charity League, Phoenix Chapter