United States ,
Estate Planning , Trusts & Estates
Brian Eagan is a partner of the firm, focusing primarily in fiduciary matters, including probate, trust and estate administration and related litigation. Brian also negotiates and drafts premarital agreements and has a background in domestic relations law.
Brian represents professional and private fiduciaries, creditors and beneficiaries, having successfully resolved disputes both in and out of court. He assists trustees, personal representatives and administrators fulfill their legal obligations, and finds creative solutions to complex administrative matters in uncontested trust and estate proceedings. Brian routinely appears before the Probate Court of the Nevada Eighth District Court. He has both prosecuted and defended will and trust contests and litigated issues of undue influence, competency and breach of fiduciary duty.
Brian received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from The American University, Washington College of Law, in Washington, D.C., where he served as the Managing Editor of The Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law. After law school, Brian returned to his hometown of Las Vegas. He is a graduate of Bishop Gorman High School.
Brian is an active member of the Probate and Trust Section of the Nevada State Bar and currently chairs the committee responsible for revising the probate rules for the Eighth Judicial District Court. He also served on the executive committee of the LGBT Law Section for the Nevada State Bar, the Board of Directors of NevadaGIVES and the Las Vegas Steering Committee of the Human Rights Campaign. Brian is a graduate of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Las Vegas program.
SuperLawyers named Brian a Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate attorney. Avvo also rated Brian a “Top Attorney” and gave him a “Superb” rating, and the Nevada Business Magazine has recognized Brian as one of the Legal Elite.
NEVADA TRUST AND ESTATE ADMINISTRATION LAWYERS
Located in Las Vegas, Solomon Dwiggins Freer & Steadman, LTD. is an established law firm that is dedicated to representing clients throughout Nevada in estate and trust matters. We handle a wide range of legal issues involving trust and estate litigation, trust and estate administration (probate), estate planning, asset protection, business litigation and tax disputes.
Our firm is led by an experienced legal team, which is composed of estate and trust litigators, estate planning attorneys and tax attorneys. We have represented a wide range of clients and have handled some of the most complex estate and trust cases in the state of Nevada. Solomon Dwiggins Freer & Steadman, LTD. is a trusted resource for effective legal counsel.
BUILDING AN EFFECTIVE STRATEGY AND RESOLVING YOUR LEGAL MATTER
While our attorneys are experienced litigators, we understand the importance of taking an individualized approach to resolving legal matters. We will identify the issues that are most important to our clients and work to structure an effective strategy. Since estate and trust matters normally involve disputes between family members, we are sensitive to our clients’ emotions and work with our clients to help preserve their familial relationships.
AN INDIVIDUALIZED APPROACH TO RESOLVING LEGAL MATTERS
Because we are a boutique law firm, we are able to offer our clients highly personalized attention. When you hire our firm, you can expect to have direct contact with your lawyer and our entire legal team. By creating strong relationships with our clients and taking a hands-on approach to resolving disputes, we feel we can reach the best possible outcome for their legal situation.
The lawyers at our firm have extensive litigation experience, making them uniquely qualified to handle matters involving asset and wealth protection. We understand how to utilize estate and tax planning to fully protect our clients’ interests and how to create a legal strategy that is likely to avoid the possibility of litigation in the future. We are a premier resource for legal guidance in the area of asset protection.