Sacramento County Probate Attorneys — 129 found

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  1. Sacramento County Probate Attorney John Bernard Palley

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    John Palley has extensive experience having conducted over 500 probate Court matters since 1994!
    Licensed for 20 years
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    10.0

    916-920-5983
  2. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Jeffrey Scott Galvin

    Jeffrey Galvin

    Client Review: I hired Jeff Galvin for a trust contest on a family trust. He was Excellent! Not only is he ve...
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    Licensed for 21 years
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    10.0

  3. Sacramento County Probate Attorney David L. Kelly

    David Kelly

    Client Review: I recently had the pleasure of working with David Kelly on a case where my client, who is a resid...
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    Licensed for 50 years
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    10.0

  4. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Mitchell Scott Ostwald

    Mitchell Ostwald

    A leading consumer attorney, Mitchell Ostwald is committed to making a difference... more
    Licensed for 28 years - $300/hour
    AVVO
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    9.1

  5. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Thomas Dwayne Reid

    Thomas Reid

    Thomas Reid received his Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific,... more
    Licensed for 11 years
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    9.3

  6. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Erinmauriah Conway-Spatola

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    Sacramento, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 11 years
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    9.8

    916-668-9365
  7. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Rebecca Ann Gardner

    Rebecca Gardner

    I am a smart and sassy attorney who provides estate planning, probate and trust... more
    Licensed for 11 years - $275-$325/hour
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    9.0

  8. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Trudy A. Nearn

    Trudy Nearn

    Trudy and Generations were showcased in a feature SacramentoBusiness Journal article... more
    Licensed for 31 years
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    8.8

  9. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Linda Dankman

    Linda Dankman

    Client Review: Ms. Linda handled my personal injury case. I hired her over a year ago to handle my case from a c...
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    Licensed for 37 years
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    8.3

  10. Sacramento County Probate Attorney Jennifer Suzanne Rouse

    Jennifer Rouse

    Client Review: Jennifer was so patient and thorough when dealing with the conservatorship of my daughter. I didn...
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    Licensed for 16 years
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    10.0

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.