Jensen Law Office, PLLC

Wills • Trusts • Probates

Dedicated to Serving Your Needs

Jensen Law Office, PLLC is primarily an Estate Planning  and Estate Administration law firm with offices in Seattle and Redmond representing clients throughout Washington. Our Attorneys assist people from all backgrounds by listening to their needs and tailoring our services to fit their unique situation and budget. By utilizing a comprehensive process and asking you the tough questions like, “What do you want?”, the lawyers of Jensen Law Office are able to create custom designed solutions for you.

 

We Listen to You

Every person has a unique mosaic of life that includes family, interests and dreams. At Jensen Law Office, we look at your life, listen to your needs and tailor our services to fit your life. Located in King County, Washington, we serve people from all religious backgrounds and spiritual philosophies, financial circumstances, and familial situations, whether traditional or non-traditional.

You and Your Family Are Our Top Priority

With a comprehensive process and custom designed estate plans, we can assist with small to large taxable estates. With our help, your plan will provide for all your loved ones, including pets and charities, with solutions that meet both your simple and complex health and financial needs. We recognize that our clients’ family needs extend beyond wills, trusts, and powers of attorney. Our services fall along a continuum of needs.

Meet Our Team

Derek Jensen, Managing Attorney

Anita Shteynberg, Of Counsel

Successor Trustee Compensation

Jensen Law Office, PLLC   1833 N 105th St., Suite 301 Seattle, WA 98133 Can a Trust Own My Business after I Die?  Asking someone to serve as your fiduciary (trustee of your trust or personal representative or executor under your last will and testament) is not...

Can a Trust Own My Business after I Die?

Jensen Law Office, PLLC   1833 N 105th St., Suite 301 Seattle, WA 98133 Can a Trust Own My Business after I Die?  In general, the answer to the title question is yes, your trust can own your business after you die. However, there are a number of considerations...

Handling S Corporation Interests in Estate Planning: Electing Small Business Trusts and Qualified Subchapter S Trusts

Jensen Law Office, PLLC   1833 N 105th St., Suite 301 Seattle, WA 98133 Handling S Corporation Interests in Estate Planning:   Electing Small Business Trusts and Qualified Subchapter S Trusts  One of the many challenges of owning a small business is determining...

Sometimes, Two Heads Are Better Than One

We rely on our friends, family, and colleagues to help us through life’s challenges. These trusted individuals can also be incredibly important when setting up an estate plan. It is vital to appoint a fiduciary to act on your behalf. A fiduciary acts on your behalf,...

How to Get Organized to Meet With Your Estate Planning Attorney

OK, great!  You’ve finally decided it’s time to meet with an estate planning attorney and get your affairs in order.  It’s time to make sure your family is protected.  Now that you’ve scheduled the first appointment, what’s the next step?  You can do one of two...

Trust Funding: Setting Your Trustee Up for Success

For many people, a revocable living trust is a valuable tool to ensure that their finances are well managed during periods of incapacity and that their loved ones are financially secure upon their passing. However, signing the trust agreement doesn’t end the estate...

Should I add my child’s name to my account?

My clients often ask whether or not it is a good idea to add their child name to their accounts.  Adding a child as Power of Attorney (POA) on your account, may be useful if there is ever a period of time you are incapacitated.  However, adding a child as co-owner or...

Are You Following Your Estate Plan?

An estate plan is like a map to the way your life's work should be honored. It is meant to be followed. But in order for others to follow it, you must first. Your estate plan should be a carefully thought out plan designed to distribute your assets efficiently and...

Five Surprisingly Common Planning Mistakes Baby Boomers are Making

Baby boomers - the first generation tasked with the responsibility of planning for and funding their golden years. This generation, which includes those born between 1946 and 1964, have entered and continue to enter into retirement. As they make this financial...

How to Choose a Trustee

  When you establish a trust, you name someone to be the trustee. A trustee does what you do right now with your financial affairs—collect income, pay bills and taxes, save and invest for the future, buy and sell property, provide for your loved ones, keep...

 

Seattle Office &

Mailing Address:

1833 N 105th St, Suite 301
Seattle, WA 98133

Phone: (206) 547-1412

Redmond Office:

8201 164th Ave NE, Suite 200
Redmond, WA 98052