Menlo Park Probate Lawyers — 39 found

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  1. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Michael Gilfix

    Michael Gilfix

    Client Review: We have been clients of Gilfix & La Poll since 2007. Our living trust (created in 1989) needed to...
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    Licensed for 42 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.4

  2. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Kim Theodore Schoknecht

    Kim Schoknecht

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

    9.2

  3. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Charles Matthew Riffle

    Charles Riffle

    Client Review: I was involved in a family partnership dispute. I initially worked with an attorney who tried to ...
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    Licensed for 43 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.6

  4. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Mark Tad Malachowski

    Mark Malachowski Pro

    Malachowski and Associates has litigated complex probate issues.
    Licensed for 9 years - $300/hour
    AVVO
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    8.3

    415-983-0717
  5. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Darin H. Donovan

    Darin Donovan

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    9.7

  6. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Linda Jeanne Dvorak

    Linda Dvorak

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 33 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.7

  7. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Joyce Warshaw Levy

    Joyce Levy

    Client Review: Joyce has completed our living trust, as well as trusts for family members and friends
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    Licensed for 30 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.0

  8. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Daniel Beatty

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    Licensed for 24 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.3

    650-367-1771
  9. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Roger Paul Kokores

    Roger Kokores

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 46 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

  10. Menlo Park Probate Attorney Juliette Diem Nguyen

    Juliette Nguyen

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 15 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

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.