Monte Sereno Probate Attorneys — 31 found

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  1. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Benjamin James Sowards

    Benjamin Sowards

    Extended Biography: Mr. Sowards' practice is focused on advising small and family owned businesses with their general corporate needs. Mr. Sowards also helps his clients transfer... more
    Licensed for 11 years - 20 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

  2. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Janis Ann Carney

    Janis Carney

    I have been a member of Rotary International, serving in two Rotary Clubs, since 1993 and am committed to the ideals of Rotary, especially "Service Above Self". My husband Tom and I... more
    Licensed for 25 years - Retainer (Sometimes)
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    10.0

  3. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Gregory Andrew Broiles

    Gregory Broiles

    I grew up in Riverside, Californa and Pasadena, California. I went to law school in Eugene, Oregon and then moved to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1996. I now divide my time between... more
    Licensed for 12 years - $360/hour
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    9.0

  4. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney David S Hoffman

    David Hoffman

    I am a 1980 Graduate of the University of Nevada-Reno, with a degree in Journalism. After a year of working for the Tahoe Daily Tribune as a general assignment reporter, I returned to... more
    Licensed for 25 years - $350-$400/hour
    AVVO
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    7.8

  5. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Michael George Desmarais

    Michael Desmarais

    Los Gatos, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.0

  6. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Roy Wayne Litherland

    Roy Litherland Pro

    Protecting your life's work. Adding clarity to the future. Providing unsurpassed professionalism.
    Licensed for 40 years
    AVVO
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    9.6

    408-356-9200
  7. Monte Sereno 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
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    8.0

  8. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Jann Besson

    Jann Besson

    Campbell, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 21 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.8

  9. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Marleen Ruth Brady Kuttner

    Marleen Kuttner

    Client Review: I had Ms. Brady assist me with setting up my Trust and a few revisions to my trust. She assisted...
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    Licensed for 21 years
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    6.7

  10. Monte Sereno Probate Attorney Dawson G Crawford

    Dawson Crawford

    Client Review: Dawson Crawford is a fantastic lawyer. He will take the time to listen to your concerns and expla...
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    Licensed for 20 years
    AVVO
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    7.1

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.