Oakland Probate Attorneys — 59 found

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  1. Oakland Probate Attorney Carolyn Elizabeth Henel

    Carolyn Henel

    Carolyn E. Henel is managing partner at Roisman Henel LLP. She represents individuals in estate planning, probate and trust administration, family business planning and charitable... more
    Licensed for 18 years
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    10.0

  2. Oakland Probate Attorney Anne Bruner Nash

    Anne Nash

    Anne Bruner Nash is of Counsel to the firm of Roisman Henel LLP. She is certified by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in estate planning, trust,... more
    Licensed for 27 years
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    10.0

  3. Oakland Probate Attorney Markus Berlin Willoughby

    Markus Willoughby

    Client Review: Markus just assisted us in winning a very complex case involving harassment and retaliation in th...
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    Licensed for 19 years
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    RATING

    10.0

  4. Oakland Probate Attorney James Allen Barringer

    James Barringer

    I have been practicing law for over 35 years, mainly in the nine San Francisco Bay Area counties. My practice emphasizes litigation, most of which concerns estate and trust disputes,... more
    Licensed for 37 years - $400-$550/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  5. Oakland Probate Attorney Margaret Rockwell Roisman

    Margaret Roisman

    Margaret R. Roisman is a partner at Roisman Henel, LLP. She is a Fellow of the American College of Trusts & Estates Counsel (ACTEC) and is certified by the California State Bar Board... more
    Licensed for 32 years
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    10.0

  6. Oakland Probate Attorney Tova Lee Zeff

    Tova Zeff

    Client Review: This attorney saved me in more ways than one. The Veterans Administration discontinued my benefi...
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    Licensed for 27 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.1

  7. Oakland Probate Attorney Andrew A Moher

    Andrew Moher

    After growing up in Chicago and attending University of Michigan, I came to California and have established my law practice here. My firm has four offices in California, San Diego,... more
    Licensed for 9 years - 45 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.3

  8. Oakland Probate Attorney Susan Evans Foley

    Susan Foley

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

    7.1

  9. Oakland Probate Attorney Agnieszka Kamila Adams

    Agnieszka Adams

    Agnieszka K. Adams is an associate at Roisman Henel LLP. Agnieszka’s practice includes estate planning, and probate and trust administration. Agnieszka graduated summa cum laude from... more
    Licensed for 5 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.1

  10. Oakland Probate Attorney Mary Margaret Rudser

    Mary Rudser

    Oakland, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 29 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

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.