Whiteford, Taylor & Preston attorneys have the knowledge and experience to guide you through the complex, and ever changing, area of estate and trust law. Congress has enacted sweeping changes to the federal estate tax. What the future holds is unsure. You can rest assured, however, that WTP attorneys will keep you well informed concerning the applicable law, and the best ways to take advantage of the changes, at each step along the way. Of course, there is more involved in estate planning than just the estate tax. Our attorneys can make sure that your assets pass to the next generation in the most efficient and cost effective manner. And if you are involved in the administration of the estate of someone who has died, WTP attorneys can guide you through the misunderstood, but often relatively uncomplicated, probate process.