Bakersfield Probate Attorneys — 18 found

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  1. Bakersfield Probate Attorney Michael S Parent

    Michael Parent

    Even though I chose to become an attorney as my second career, I have been helping people and serving this great community my entire adult life. I began as a paramedic primarily... more
    Licensed for 5 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
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    7.4

  2. Bakersfield Probate Attorney Joseph Stephen Pearl

    Joseph Pearl Pro

    Client Review: Mr. Pearl was not available to start a new case as quickly as we needed .. so we had to engage an...
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    Licensed for 8 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
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    7.2

    661-281-0253
  3. Bakersfield Probate Attorney Linda Marie Monje

    Linda Monje

    Bakersfield, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 19 years
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    AVVO
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    7.8

  4. Bakersfield Probate Attorney Eldon Riggs Hugie

    Eldon Hugie

    Bakersfield, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 55 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.9

  5. Bakersfield Probate Attorney Carl William Hart Jr

    Carl Hart

    Carl W. Hart, Jr. was admitted to the California State Bar in 1994.He received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia in 1973.He... more
    Licensed for 21 years - Retainer (Always)
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

  6. Bakersfield Probate Attorney James Bernard Wiens

    James Wiens

    Bakersfield, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 37 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  7. Bakersfield Probate Attorney Michael R. Young

    Michael Young

    Bakersfield, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 49 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

  8. Bakersfield Probate Attorney George Douglas Manolakas

    George Manolakas

    Bakersfield, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 39 years
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    7.4

  9. Bakersfield Probate Attorney Phillip Walter Gillet Jr

    Phillip Gillet

    Client Review: Phillip Walter Gillet Jr, was the third attorney I interviewed, I knew I needed to file for Chap...
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    Licensed for 14 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.6

  10. Bakersfield Probate Attorney K Warner Kind

    K Kind

    Bakersfield, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 6 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.4

Probate

Probate is the legal process used to carry out a person's will after their death; a probate attorney advises you on how to perform the steps in the process. In general, once you have identified and collected the dead person's belongings, including their money, property, and other assets, you pay the person's debts and taxes. Once all debts have been paid, you distribute their money and property according to the language of the will. If there is no will, the laws of the state where the dead person lived control how the property is distributed. A probate attorney helps you plan what happens to your property when you die, as they can probate wills and act as your probate court estate representative. A probate attorney also represents family members and beneficiaries wishing to challenge wills.