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Coleman, Gledhill, Hargrave & Peek

129 E. Tryon Street

P.O. Drawer 1529

Hillsborough, NC 27278


919.732.2196 phone
919. 732.7997 fax

Estate Administration and Planning

Our estates division prepares wills, powers of attorney, declaration for natural death, health care powers of attorney and basic trusts. Our office is also able to serve as an estate administrator to ensure that statutory requirements and procedures are properly followed.

Contact our office today for an appointment to meet with an attorney who can discuss your situation and help you make informed decisions about how to effectively manage your estate.

*Organizing your estate can save your family from stress, confusion and conflict. Call now:

Katherine Merritt

Katie has experience both organizing and managing estates. Her understanding of the North Carolina statutory guidelines for estate planning and administration can help you organize your estate in order to fulfill your wishes and protect your assets.

Doug Hargrave

Doug has decades of experience in estate planning and administration. He has worked locally and has a detailed understanding of local court rules and procedures. With comprehensive experience in drafting and preparing wills, trusts, powers of attorney and other estate related documents, Doug can help make sure your assets are protected and your family is provided for.

Doug is ready to assist you and your family in planning and managing family and personal assets before and during the trying times that often accompany estate administration.

To make an appointment to discuss Estate Administration or Planning cases and questions:

Jeanne Crabtree

Jeanne has nearly 33 years of experience in the legal field and has spent much of that time working in estate administration.

Jeanne maintains Mr. Hargrave's schedule and can be contacted at:

(919)732-1208 |

Rachel Wrightington

Rachel has joined the firm as an assistant to Katie Merritt.

Rachel handles scheduling for Katie and can be contacted at:

(919)732-1209 |