Practice Overview

Cairn Law is committed to helping our clients navigate the legal and practical issues surrounding estate planning, probate, business planning, and charitable giving.

Cairn Law helps clients of all wealth levels prepare their wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and health care documents. Our deep experience in estate planning enables us to consider each client’s unique journey. We help our clients go beyond the “standard” form to create a plan that works for them.
We help donors and charities structure major and planned charitable gifts and create and manage private foundations. We help donors understand how they might leverage tax deductions to maximize their giving capacity. We provide knowledgeable and experienced counsel often needed to help donors discover and align their personal values with the causes and institutions they care most about.
We probate wills and administer trusts and estates. We strive to reduce the stress on families after the death of a loved one and help provide peace of mind. We have extensive experience helping clients work through unexpected legal issues that may arise after a death.
Cairn Law provides personalized legal advice to businesses and their owners. We have experience working with a wide range of businesses, including real estate, professional services firms, warehousing and distributing, senior-living, manufacturers, and others. From initial start up to final transition, we guide we provide our clients effective and honest legal counsel.
We help the founders and managers of tax-exempt organizations navigate the legal and practical issues surrounding the creation, operation, and winding up of nonprofit and tax-exempt entities.