Our Practice Areas
Estate Planning services include the preparation of Wills, Revocable Trusts, Credit Shelter Trusts, Durable Powers of Attorney, Health Care Proxies, and Declarations of Homestead.
Estate Administration and Probate litigation
Our firm specializes in probating estates including Formal Probate, Informal Probate, and Voluntary Administrations. Representation of Personal Representatives and heirs in probate matters and litigation.
Attorney Morton is well versed in purchase and sale negotiations, real estate closings representing buyers, sellers, and lenders. She is able to assist with Condominium developments and conversions. Representing landlord with commercial and residential evictions as well.
Forming the correct type of business is important. Whether you are a D/B/A, Limited Liability Partnership (LLC), Limited Liability Corporation (LLC), Professional Corporation (PC), etc. An attorney can guide you through the process of forming the structure, drafting the operating agreement, and policies.
Our firm can help manage legal problems between persons with familial relationships. These issues can include paternity, guardianship, juvenile delinquency, emancipation, custody, child support, adoption, and divorce.
Zoning and Permitting Law
Morton Law LLC can assist with your application for special permit, represent the homeowners and/or builders at administrative hearings and guide you through the process for application of a special permit or variance. Understanding the guidelines and regulations which are different in each town are important.
Representing plaintiffs and defendants in civil lawsuits A civil lawsuit can arise in many different areas of law and often concerns the recovery of money or property. Attorney Morton manages all phases of the litigation from the investigation, pleadings, and discovery through the pre-trial, trial, settlement, and appeal processes.
Representing developers, contractors, or home improvement companies in drafting & negotiating construction contracts, preparation of mechanic liens, employment contracts, and contract disputes.