Estate planning generally involves preparations for our inevitable demise, which is something people often have a difficult time facing without apprehension or flat-out denial -- but it's extremely important. Welcome to FindLaw's section covering the estate planning laws of Utah, with authoritative articles covering the main laws and processes related to planning an estate or preparing in advance for a potentially incapacitating illness. This section includes information about living wills, which detail an individual's end-of-life and health care preferences, and durable powers of attorney, which allow a trusted individual to make these tough decisions. In addition, you'll learn about wills, the civil statute of limitations, and the Utah probate process. Click on a link below to learn more.