Santa Clara County Probate Attorneys — 138 found

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  1. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Liza Weiman Hanks

    Liza Hanks

    Campbell, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 17 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  2. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Michael L Zosky

    Michael Zosky

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 3 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.0

  3. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Renee Baum

    Renee Baum

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 59 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  4. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Charles Volpe

    Charles Volpe

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 34 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  5. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney James Ronald Hershberger

    James Hershberger

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 53 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  6. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Janice Witmer Fox

    Janice Fox

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 34 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.2

  7. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Jennifer Elaine Ramirez

    Jennifer Ramirez

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 1 year
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.1

  8. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Ronda N Edgar

    Ronda Edgar

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

  9. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Leon Ken Ainer III

    Leon Ainer

    Saratoga, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 16 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  10. Santa Clara County Probate Attorney Michael Jamie Eng

    Michael Eng

    Sunnyvale, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

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.