Ms. Margaret

Ms. Margaret "Peggy" Rose Hoyt

The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan, LLC
  • Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate...
  • Florida
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Peggy is a founding partner of The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan, a family wealth and legacy planning law firm specializing in wills, trusts and estates and elder law. She is a three-time Stetson University graduate receiving her B.B.A., cum laude, in 1981, her M.B.A. in 1982 and her J.D., cum laude, in 1993. Her passion is her pets - all of them - including 3 horses, 5 dogs and 4 cats! She enjoys competitive trail and limited distance endurance riding. Peggy practices in the areas of family wealth and legacy counselling, including trust and estate planning and administration, elder law, small business creation, succession and exit planning, real estate transactions and animal law. In addition to her law degree, she holds a Florida real estate license. Peggy formerly held a NASD Series 7 license and health, life and variable annuities licenses. She serves as a certified FINRA Arbitrator and is also a Florida Circuit Court Mediator concentrating in family business and estate matters, include pet dispute resolution. Peggy holds Board Certifications from the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts, and Estates and Elder Law. The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan is the only Florida law firm with two attorneys who are dual board certified in Wills, Trusts and Estates and in Elder Law. Peggy is the author of "All My Children Wear Fur Coats - How to Leave a Legacy for Your Pet", an informative and inspirational guide for pet owners who want to include their pets as part of their estate plans. She co-authored the following books with Candace M. Pollock: "Special People, Special Planning - Creating a Safe Legal Haven for Families with Special Needs" designed to educate families about the planning options and protections for their special needs family members; "Loving Without a License - An Estate Planning Survival Guide for Unmarried Couples and Same Sex Partners", created to address the unique planning needs of unmarried individuals in today's society; "A Matter of Trust - The Im

Practice Areas
  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Probate
  • Business Law
  • Animal & Dog Law
Fees
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Founding Partner
The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan, LLC
- Current
The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan, LLC was founded by Peggy R. Hoyt and Randy C. Bryan. Both Peggy and Randy are dual board certified by the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts and Estates and Elder Law. Peggy is the author of "All My Children Wear Fur Coats - How to Leave a Legacy for your Pet" and helps her clients include their pets as part of their estate plans. In addition, she is a founding partner of the Center for Animal Advocacy, a law firm dedicated to legal issues related to animals and the people who love them.
Partner
Vose & Blau
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Associate Attorney
Gray, Robinson
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Education
Stetson University
J.D. / Law
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Honors: graduated cum laude
Activities: First place Trial Competition, Second place Moot Court Competition, member Client Counseling Team
Stetson University
MBA / Finance
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Stetson University
B.B.A. / Marketing/Management
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Honors: graduated cum laude.
Activities: Delta, Delta, Delta
Awards
Five Star Wealth Manager for 2011
Orlando Home & Leisure
Awarded each year 2011-2015
Professional Associations
Central Florida Estate Planning Council
Past President
Current
ElderCounsel
member
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WealthCounsel
Member
- Current
Florida Bar
Member
- Current
Activities: Past Chair General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section
Publications
Articles & Publications
A Matter of Trust - The Importance of Personal Instructions
All My Children Wear Fur Coats - How to Leave a Legacy for Your Pet
Legacy Planning Partners
Gratitude Expressions - a Five Year Gratitude Journal
Like a Library Burning - Saving and Sharing a Lifetime of Stories
Loving Without a License - An Estate Planning Survival Guilde for Same Sex Partners and Unmarried Couples
Pet Lover's Guide to Mediation
Special People, Special Planning - Creating a Safe Legal Haven for Families with Special Needs
Straight Talk! The Truth About Estate Planning
Straight Talk! What to Do When Someone Dies
Thank Everybody for Everything! Build Your LIfe and Business with Gratitude
What's the Deal With...Estate Administration
PeopleTested Publishing
What's the Deal With...Estate Planning
PeopleTested Publishing
Women in Transition - Navigating the Legal and Financial Transitions in Your Life
Speaking Engagements
Pet Trusts, The Florida Bar - Animal Law Committee, Boca Raton
The Florida Bar - Animal Law Committee
Certifications
Wills, Trusts and Estates
The Florida Bar
Elder Law
The Florida Bar
Florida Circuit Court Mediator
The Florida Supreme Court
Arbitrator
FINRA
Social Media
Contact & Map
One Senior Place - The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan
715 Douglas Avenue
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
USA
Telephone: (407) 977-8080
The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan, LLC
254 Plaza Drive
Oviedo, FL 32765
USA
Telephone: (407) 977-8080