TIGHE & COTTRELL, P.A. is a Mid-Atlantic regional law firm emphasizing all phases of litigation and various business practices. Our firm represents clients in litigation and appeals in hearings and courts at the administrative, state and federal levels. When called for, we counsel and represent clients in alternative forms of dispute resolution such as arbitration and mediation. Our main office is centrally located in Wilmington, Delaware, with branch offices in: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Baltimore, Maryland; and Woodstown, New Jersey. Our principal areas of practice are listed below.


TIGHE & COTTRELL, P.A. handles various phases of estate planning including the drafting of trust agreements. Delaware is considered to be one of the most advantageous jurisdictions in which to settle trusts. Accordingly, our attorneys are able to provide expertise on issues pertaining to Delaware trust law, the drafting of trust agreements, and tax and asset protection planning.

The Firm has experience in all aspects of estate planning and is fully capable of walking the client through the establishment of a trust. The Firm routinely advises our clients on Revocable (Living) Trusts, Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts, and various asset protection trusts, including but not limited to Delaware Dynasty Trusts and Delaware Asset Protection Trusts.

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