Areas of Practice

Hudson, Kilby and McCauley, LLC is a general practice law firm serving clients for the past 35 years along the Connecticut River Valley, the Connecticut Shoreline and surrounding communities.

Estate Planning – preparation of Wills and Trusts including Revocable and Irrevocable Living Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, and Pet Trusts; developing estate tax savings strategies; planning for incapacity and long term care through  Powers of Attorney, Appointments of Health Care Representative, Living Wills,  and Appointments of Conservator; representing both petitioners and respondents in conservatorship hearings; planning for disabled children; preparation of Anatomical Gifting statements and Burial Instructions.

Estate, Probate and Trust Administration –  representing executors, trustees, and beneficiaries in the administration of estates and trusts, including nonprobate estates.

Elder Law and Medicaid Applications – explanation of benefits programs and eligibility requirements.

Real Estate Transactions – representing buyers, sellers, and lenders in connection with the purchase, sale, and financing of commercial and residential real property from contract negotiation through closing and refinancing of existing mortgages; representing landlords and tenants in both residential and commercial lease transactions.

Small Business Formation – business entity selection, formation of limited liability companies, partnerships, S corporations, and C corporations; business counseling, shareholders agreements, operating agreements and employment agreements

Formation of and Obtaining Tax Exempt Status for Charitable and 501(C)(3) Organizations – formation of non-stock corporations, representation of charitable organizations; preparation and assistance with applications for tax-exempt status.

Municipal Law – representation of municipalities and municipal boards and commissions.

Land Use and Zoning – representation of land use boards, applicants, and opponents concerning applications for permits and approvals.

Municipal Tax Appeals – assistance and representation of real property owners before municipal Boards of Assessment Appeals.