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  1. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Mary Serra Falk

    Mary Falk

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 26 years
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    7.0

  2. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Jane Brindle Miller

    Jane Miller

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 35 years
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    6.7

  3. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Michael L Zosky

    Michael Zosky

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 3 years
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    6.0

  4. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Charles Matthew Riffle

    Charles Riffle

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.6

  5. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Juliette Diem Nguyen

    Juliette Nguyen

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 14 years
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    6.5

  6. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Linda Christine Kramer

    Linda Kramer

    Los Altos, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 26 years
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    RATING

    7.3

  7. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Elizabeth Feldman Caplan

    Elizabeth Caplan

    Mountain View, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 2 years
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    5.8

  8. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Barbara Elaine Small

    Barbara Small

    Mountain View, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 27 years
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    RATING

    6.7

  9. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Jerome Oscar Galli

    Jerome Galli

    Los Altos, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 17 years
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    6.4

  10. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Jennifer Halise Friedman

    Jennifer Friedman

    Menlo Park, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 16 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.7

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.