Hall, a lifetime Olathe resident, is opening an law office in downtown Olathe
with Blair Gisi. After 29 years serving
as Assistant City Attorney, Leonard said he is looking forward to being a
asked Blair to join him as he wants to provide a full range of legal services
for Olathe residents.
will focus on divorce, family law, traffic tickets, criminal law, contract law,
and business law.
will focus on probate, wills, estate planning, real estate, business law and
tax appeal along with divorce for those over the age of 50.
attorneys in estate planning are now spreading the news that unless Congress acts soon, the federal
estate tax exemption will revert back to $1 million and the tax rate can reach
said there are a lot of Olathe residents who have investment and properties,
including their single-family house,
where the total valuation can easily exceed $1 million.
residents do not realize the tax consequences.
said it is important to review your estate plan as there are ways to avoid probate.
those not having estate exceeding $1 million, there is still the Medicaid
planning which may take a 5-year plan for senior citizens who may need to enter
into assisted living center or nursing home.
can pay for the monthly expenses of $3,000 to $5,000 for assisted living
center or nursing home care, if the family can start planning several years in advance.
tax appeal, there is a big advantage for area businesses to hire a good tax
appeal attorney as the real property valuation done by the County may not have
accurately reflected the substantial decline in commercial and industrial
properties due to the current economy.
real estate and other contracts, Blair and Leonard have the necessary legal
background to provide sound legal advice.
said there are several other areas where their law office can help Olathe
Hall and Gisi Law office
is located at 103 N. Chestnut Street in downtown Olathe across from the post
office. The web site is
www.HallandGisiLaw.com and the phone number is 913 782 4470.