San Francisco Probate Attorneys — 137 found

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  1. San Francisco Probate Attorney Kevin Patrick Urbatsch

    Kevin Urbatsch

    Kevin Urbatsch is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate law by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. His entire practice is devoted to estate... more
    Licensed for 21 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  2. San Francisco 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
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    10.0

  3. San Francisco Probate Attorney Amanda Louise Ebey

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    Client Review: Amanda is dedicated and attentive. She's very responsive and gives good advice even though I hav...
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    Licensed for 25 years - 20 Min Free Consultation
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    RATING

    9.8

    415-989-8070
  4. San Francisco Probate Attorney Frank Wong Yuen

    Frank Yuen

    Client Review: I have no reservations about recommending Frank Yuen's firm. Like many, I had long avoided estate...
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    Licensed for 38 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.1

  5. San Francisco Probate Attorney Harvey Lewis Leiderman

    Harvey Leiderman

    San Francisco, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
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    AVVO
    RATING

    9.3

  6. San Francisco Probate Attorney David Alexander Blair

    David Blair

    Client Review: I would highly recommend David Blair to handle any issue/problem you were having. He is never to...
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    Licensed for 24 years - 20 Min Free Consultation
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    7.7

  7. San Francisco Probate Attorney Ernest Joon Kim

    Ernest Kim

    Client Review: Did a family illness lead to a legal and financial nightmare--as though you had walked onto the s...
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    Licensed for 19 years - $400-$500/hour
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    10.0

  8. San Francisco Probate Attorney Vivian Lynn Goetzel Holley

    Vivian Holley

    Ms. Holley is a California State Bar Certified Family Law Specialist and licensed therapist who serves the San Francisco Bay Area. With over 35 years helping her clients achieve... more
    Licensed for 36 years - $400/hour
    AVVO
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    10.0

  9. San Francisco Probate Attorney Amir Atashirang

    Amir Atashirang

    Client Review: Amir Atashirang, as my attorney, was excellent and comfortable to work with. He was accessible, u...
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    Licensed for 11 years - $275/hour
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    10.0

  10. San Francisco Probate Attorney Catherine W Kim

    Catherine Kim

    Client Review: I count it a great pleasure and privilege to express to others my experience with the Ernest Joon...
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    Licensed for 9 years - $300-$400/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.6

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.