Although your Illinois estate planning attorney will guide you through the process of creating your estate plan, it is always good to take some time and think about your plan before you get started because there are a number of important decisions you will need to make when you actually create your plan. Some decisions are obvious, such as who will be the beneficiaries of your estate; however, there are other decisions you must also make that you may not have thought about. For instance, who will be the Executor of your estate?? Who do you want to control your assets if you become incapacitated? How do you want your estate assets distributed? Learn more about questions you need to ask yourself when estate planning.