Wills & Probate Attorney in Gulfport, Mississippi


Wills & Probate

The law office of M. Channing Powell provides legal guidance in the following:
Last will and Testament - Attorney in Gulfport, MS
  • Wills
Probate - Attorney in Gulfport, MS
  • Probate
Contested Estate - Attorney in Gulfport, MS
  • Contested estates
Will Preparation in Gulfport
Wills are the most common way for people to state their preferences about how their estates should be handled after their deaths. Wills vary from extremely simple single-page documents to elaborate volumes, depending on the estate size and preferences of the person making the will-the testator. Preparing a will allows you to decide how your estate will be distributed to those you choose- the devisees. A will can also include special instructions about care of minor children, gifts to charity, and formation of posthumous trusts.
Estate litigation attorney
M. Channing Powell is an experienced litigation attorney. He has handled:
  • Will contest, trust contest, or other inheritance disputes
  • Turnover proceedings to bring improperly excluded assets back into an estate
  • Accounting contests involving disagreements over an accounting filed by a will's executor or trustee
  • The resolution of debt and other obligations,
  • complex gifting and tax issues
  • Heirs who have been removed from a will or trust
  • Allegations and evidence of undue influence over an executor or testator
  • The interests of corporations, other businesses or charitable organizations in an estate
Probate attorney
The law office of M. Channing Powell has helped many people through tragedies and sorrows after the loss of a loved one. The complex legalities of the probate process should not have to make your life harder. We focus on the unfortunate legalities that follow a loss so you can focus on finding peace.

We helped many grieving families through their losses by making their lives easier. We divide the probate process into manageable and understandable phases. We are at your side, leading you through these phases every step of the way from beginning to end.
Contact us
For professional legal service with a personal touch contact the law office of M. Channing Powell today.