Role of the Attorney in Probate

Role of the Attorney in Probate

The role of an attorney in probate varies from case to case and highly depends on the nature of the client. Usually, the attorney serves as the personal representative of the estate. For instance, lawyers might find themselves in a situation where they are giving legal advice to an elderly client. This is an area…

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Reducing Probate Assets Part 1 of 2

Reducing Probate Assets Part 1 of 2

Not all estates will pass through probate, and for those assets that will go through the process, not all will be distributed. You might find a will-maker avoiding probate on a multimillion-dollar estate, then getting their low-value estate going through probate. So, when trying to avoid probate, you need to understand that the probate administration…

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Probate Administration 101

Probate Administration 101

Probating your estate isn’t your responsibility; this is because it takes place long after you are gone. However, how you handle the assets from now till the time you pass away determines whether the estate will go through probate or not, and how smooth the process will go. This is the reason why you need…

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