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Oak City Estate Planning is a premier estate planning and elder law firm in Raleigh, North Carolina. Reach out to us today to being the process of creating your custom plan.

Estate Planning Attorney in Raleigh, NC

Get Peace of Mind with Our Help

Everyone deserves peace of mind, but it is easy to worry about what will happen to your legacy and loved ones once you are gone. Building a robust estate plan can give your family the protection they deserve.

Our Raleigh estate planning attorney in Raleigh at Oak City Estate Planning has helped several North Carolina clients build custom plans.

We are committed to results and satisfaction, which is why we work closely with our clients in identifying their goals and concerns before exploring solutions that will suit their needs.


Start building your plan today by calling our experienced Raleigh estate planning attorneys at (919) 975-5359 or contacting us online.


  • We would highly recommend Lars Kissling to others.

    “My husband and I were very satisfied with the professional advice from Lars. He recently assisted us in updating our estate plan. He led us through a process that provided clarity on our goals for our ...”

    - B.K.
  • I am extremely happy with all that Lars has done for me.

    “He was a great help to me and was very patient to explain all my options, many of which I did not know I had. He also helped me find financial planners which I desperately needed.”

    - Mary M.
  • Lars was very professional and thorough.

    “The process was easy and we now have a robust estate plan that covers any and all eventualities, protecting both ourselves and our beneficiaries. We highly recommend Lars at Oak City Estate Planning, having done so with friends and colleagues.”

    - Phil B.

A Wide Range of Estate Planning Services

In addition to estate planning, our firm also works with clients with other types of planning that require experienced legal assistance.

Our attorney can work with you through each step of the planning process, including discussing your circumstances, objectives, and concerns.

We assist North Carolina clients with matters involving:

  • Elder Law and Care, including Medicaid appeals and application assistance, long-term care planning, tailored estate planning, and guardianships
  • Business Succession Planning, including developing plans that will protect your contributions to a company and prepare an orderly transition in the event that you become seriously injured or pass away
  • Special Needs Planning, including utilizing special needs trusts to provide support to loved ones without jeopardizing their eligibility for government disability benefits
  • Probate, including executor support services and dispute resolution

Estate Planning Services Targeting Your Needs

Because every person and their situation is unique, no two plans will ever be alike. Estate planning and other legal planning services must be individually tailored to the client in order to be effective.

At our firm, we believe in empowerment, which involves giving you the knowledge and tools to make informed decisions about your plan.

We will guide you through our attorney Lars Kissling’s 4-step process, which involves introducing you to estate planning and helping you understand the full breadth of your legal options.

From there, our team works together with you to strategize on how best to approach a problem.

We Support You from Day One

What Makes Us Different
  • Personalized Attention for Each Client

    With our wide range of options, we can provide tailored solutions to your situation and assure you that no two plans will ever be the same.

  • We Put the Plan in Your Hands

    Mr. Kissling believes in empowering his clients to make the right choice for their future. Our simple 4-step process allows you to learn more about estate planning to better understand your available choices.

  • Wide Range of Options

    We never make a hard sell to our clients. We are solutions-oriented and will help you explore several options before putting your plan together.

  • Experienced in Legal Matters

    With over 30 years of experience in law, Mr. Kissling has the experience and skill to help you develop your ideal plan.

Dedicated to Helping You & Your Family

Meet the Attorney
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    Lars Kissling

    Attorney & Founder

    Experienced Estate Planning Attorney The greatest gift my parents gave me and my six siblings is that they took care of their own estate planning . My mother spent three years in a nursing home at the end of her life. My father spent five months in a nursing home at the end of his life a few years later. The fact that my parents planned so that their children never had to pay for their care was significant to me. My parents were hard-working people who lived modestly and planned for the future. ...

Committed to Delivering Results

We want nothing less than your complete satisfaction when helping you prepare for your future. When you hire our firm, you will work directly with our attorney to develop the plan that will give you peace of mind. Our Raleigh law firm uses common sense, clarity, and communication throughout our process.

We want you to feel confident in your plan, which requires working closely with you to understand what the tools that we recommend are accomplishing for you and your loved ones.

Our firm is also committed to educating our community, which is why we begin with an "Estate Planning Essentials" video and complimentary resources for those seeking to learn more about the benefits of estate planning.

Do Not Wait to Start Planning

Life waits for no one, and while you cannot predict the future, you can plan for it as much as possible. Our Raleigh estate planning attorney at Oak City Estate Planning is prepared to give you the legal assistance you need in safeguarding your loved ones and legacy.

Whether you have existing planning documents or need to build a plan from the ground up, we can work expeditiously to get a plan in place. Our goal is to give you peace of mind that your future is safe.

Contact Us to Start the Process Today

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