Estate planning is always hard. Nobody knows the future, and spelling out how and where to distribute your assets isn't only a challenge, there are innumerable scenarios that could play out with time. Families with special needs children know that all too well.
When people hear the term estate planning, the first thing that comes to mind is a will. While many people have taken the time to create a will to pass along property to loved ones, that may not be nearly enough to ensure that their families have the protection and guidance that they will need in the event that they become incapacitated or pass away unexpectedly.