Los Altos Probate Attorneys — 35 found

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  1. Los Altos Probate Attorney Amir Atashirang

    Amir Atashirang

    Amir Atashi Rang is the principal of The Atashi Rang Law Firm, P.C. in San Francisco. He is a Certified Specialist, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, State Bar of California... more
    Licensed for 11 years - $295-$445/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.6

  2. Los Altos Probate Attorney Mark Tad Malachowski

    Mark Malachowski Pro

    Malachowski and Associates has litigated complex probate issues.
    Licensed for 9 years - $300/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.3

    415-983-0717
  3. Los Altos Probate Attorney Janet Lee Brewer

    Janet Brewer Pro

    Call us for assistance with probate matters in the San Francisco Bay area and all of California.
    Licensed for 40 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    888-895-5599
  4. Los Altos Probate Attorney Jann Besson

    Jann Besson

    Los Altos, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.8

  5. Los Altos Probate Attorney Peter Sterling Stern

    Peter Stern

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 33 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.6

  6. Los Altos Probate Attorney Kim Theodore Schoknecht

    Kim Schoknecht

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 38 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.2

  7. Los Altos Probate Attorney Darin H. Donovan

    Darin Donovan

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 19 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

  8. Los Altos Probate Attorney Alexandra Sanela Gadzo

    Alexandra Gadzo

    Client Review: In 2010, I retained Ms. Alexandra Gadzo to complete a living trust document for myself that incl...
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    Licensed for 14 years - $400/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.8

  9. Los Altos Probate Attorney Ellen Sarah Cookman

    Ellen Cookman

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 11 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.6

  10. Los Altos Probate Attorney James Ronald Hershberger

    James Hershberger

    Los Altos, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 54 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

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.