Ascent Law takes on the probate law concerns of clients in Layton. The firm formulates wills and estate plans to protect a testator's assets from diminution before death. It drafts living wills and powers of attorney to maintain continuity in the decedent's affairs should the latter be disabled. It also crafts tax minimization strategies to lower the revenue law impact on the transfers of assets. Founder Ryan E. Simpson is a trial practitioner whose skillset extends to commercial and insolvency litigation and landlord-tenant dispute resolution.