Palo Alto Probate Attorneys — 43 found

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  1. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Jerome Oscar Galli

    Jerome Galli

    Los Altos, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 17 years
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    6.4

  2. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Brian Eric Kulich

    Brian Kulich

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
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    6.5

  3. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Barbara Elaine Small

    Barbara Small

    Mountain View, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 27 years
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    6.7

  4. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Kathleen Anneka Durrans

    Kathleen Durrans

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 15 years
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    6.7

  5. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Melinda Beth Barker

    Melinda Barker

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 9 years
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    6.3

  6. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Kevin Andrew Ganser

    Kevin Ganser

    Menlo Park, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 1 year
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    6.0

  7. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Daniel Beatty

    Daniel Beatty

    Redwood City, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 23 years
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    6.7

  8. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Terry R. Ellis

    Terry Ellis

    Mountain View, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 39 years
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    6.5

  9. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Elizabeth Feldman Caplan

    Elizabeth Caplan

    Mountain View, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 2 years
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    5.8

  10. Palo Alto Probate Attorney Jeffrey E. Quijano

    Jeffrey Quijano

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 6 years
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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.