Practicing Estate Planning & Administration Attorneys in Mexico, MO

Experienced Legal Representation in the heart of Missouri

At Brett, Erdel, Owings & Tanzey, P.C., we have decades of experience in planning for our client’s futures.  Estate Planning is not something that is enjoyable to think about, but it is important that we do it to make the transition as smooth and conflict-free as possible for the loved ones we leave behind.

We can assist you in setting up your estate to eliminate the need for opening a probate estate.  We will help you select the appropriate instruments for managing your assets during your life and upon your death, including wills, trusts, beneficiary deeds, living wills, health care directives and durable power of attorneys.  We can also assist you in probate court and the administration of an estate.

The attorneys on staff who can assist you in the area of Estate Planning and Administration include:  


Bradford A. Brett 
Estate Planning

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Dan K. Erdel
Estate Planning

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Randal J. Owings
Estate Planning

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Carla Wood Tanzey 
Estate Planning

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At Brett and Erdel we can handle nearly all types of Estate Planning and Administration including;



Wealth and Succession Planning

Special Needs Trust

Medicare and Medicaid Planning

Durable Power of Attorney

Health Care Directives

Living Wills

Beneficiary Deeds

Probate Administration

Non-Probate Transfers