Estate Planning in Arizona


While many people think of estate planning as a collection of legal documents—wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and so on—the reality is that it's far more about the process than it is about the paper. The documents are important, of course, but they are merely the end product of a comprehensive, ongoing conversation about your values, your hopes for your loved ones, and your vision for your assets. It's a dynamic process that evolves as your life circumstances change—marriages, births, divorces, deaths, and shifts in financial goals all prompt revisions. More than a static set of documents, a well-crafted estate plan serves as a guide for future decision-making and provides a framework for family members and advisors. It's a living, breathing strategy that requires periodic review and adjustment, tailored not just to distribute assets but to leave a meaningful legacy. 

An estate plan in Arizona is a legal strategy designed to manage and distribute an individual's assets and property during their lifetime, and upon their death. In Arizona, a comprehensive estate plan typically includes the following elements:

It's important to work with an experienced attorney to develop an estate plan that meets your individual needs and goals. The attorney can help you understand the legal requirements for each element of the plan and ensure that it complies with Arizona state law.

You can now schedule your consultation online!  Please note, after you have scheduled your consultation online, our staff will contact you to confirm the meeting and give you further details to prepare for the consultation. 

If you need an appointment at a different time than appears available, more information about the consultation process, or have any questions at all, please call the office at 

480-699-3145 and our staff will be more than happy to assist.   

Estate Planning

Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney


Adult Guardianship, Supported Decision-Making, Limited Guardianship

Special Needs Planning:

Special Needs Trusts, DDD & ALTCS Planning

Phone:  480-699-3145

Address: 1747 East Morten Avenue, Suite 105, Phoenix, AZ 85020



Monday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Thursday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Friday:    Closed

Saturdays:    By Appointment Only

Emily R. Taylor is an attorney licensed by the State Bar of Arizona.  Emily Taylor practices in the areas of Special Needs Planning, Guardianships (and its alternatives), Estate Planning, and Special Needs Trusts.  The office of Emily R. Taylor, Attorney PLLC is located in Phoenix, Arizona.  Emily Taylor is available to consult on legal matters throughout the state of Arizona.

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