Probate, Power of Attorney & Estate Planning Law Firm in Melbourne, FL

About Legal Services of The Law Office of J. Scott Lanford

About J Scott Lanford Attorney, Melbourne, FLThe Law Office of J. Scott Lanford has over 60 years of experience delivering excellent legal service to clients throughout Melbourne, FL. Elder law, trust funds, probate, and power of attorney are just a few of our specialties. Our firm believes in helping clients craft legal documents planning the rest of their lives, and determining how their estate distributes their assets following their passing. This service is critical to ensuring everything goes according to plan. Our firm exclusively focuses on estate planning and related services, so you can be sure you’ll have our undivided attention as we draft documents, file them, and communicate with you. Most importantly, our experience taught us to handle each case on an individualized basis, with special care paid to what each client requires. There are no cookie-cutter solutions, so we will address your situation differently than our other clients. That’s the primary reason why the Law Office of J. Scott Lanford has been so successful over the years.

Our Collection of Melbourne, FL Legal Services

The Law Office of J. Scott Lanford practices a variety of laws within the estate and trust-related areas. We’re well-known in the area for delivering results through thorough, diligent service. If you need legal assistance for any of the following issues, then you can reach out to us for a free case evaluation:

J. Scott Lanford’s Experience and Expertise

J. Scott Lanford specializes in helping Melbourne, FL finds creative solutions for distributing assets upon their passing and implementing financial strategies to assist in the short- and long-term. His education and work experiences are both geared towards ensuring his clients receive the level of care his reputation suggests. His practice touches on all aspects of estates and trusts, family real estate, taxes, and closely-held businesses. To represent his clients the way he wants to, Mr. Lanford never ceases learning. Each case is a new opportunity to implement his education and experiences in ways that satisfy his clients.

  • 1980: B.S.B.A. from the University of Florida (with honors)
  • 1984: J.D. from Stetson University College of Law (competed on the National Moot Court Competition Team)
  • 1989: Master of Laws in Taxation (LL.M.) from the University of Miami
  • Admitted to The Florida Bar Association in October of 1984
  • Member of The Brevard County Bar Association
  • Member of The Brevard County Estate Planning Council
  • Admitted to practice law in Federal Court in the Middle District of Florida

No Case is Too Big Or Small for Our Legal Team

No case is too big or small for the Law Office of J. Scott Lanford. Contrary to popular belief, there’s no estate too small for estate planning services, and wills and trusts are critical to all Melbourne, FL residents. Elder law, probate, power of attorney, and trust administration are all services our clients can use. We supply them each day to clients who require legal stability as they enter the newest chapters of their lives. The security we provide is essential to peace of mind and happiness. You’ll sleep better knowing you’re taking care of your loved ones. If you’re at a point in your life where you need to begin thinking about your beneficiaries’ quality of life and ease-of-dealing with the events following your passing, then it’s time to contact the Law Office of J. Scott Lanford. We can help.



Why Choose Us?

  • Free Consultations
  • Available Nights & Weekends
  • American Bar Association Member
  • Admitted to Practice in Federal Court
  • Over 60 Years of Combined Experience