Stanford Probate Attorneys — 44 found

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  1. Stanford Probate Attorney Ellen Sarah Cookman

    Ellen Cookman

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 12 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.6

  2. Stanford Probate Attorney Amir Atashirang

    Amir Atashirang

    Amir Atashi Rang is the principal of The Atashi Rang Law Firm, P.C. in San Francisco. He is a Certified Specialist, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, State Bar of California... more
    Licensed for 12 years - $295-$445/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.1

  3. Stanford Probate Attorney Michael Gilfix

    Michael Gilfix

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.4

  4. Stanford Probate Attorney Darin H. Donovan

    Darin Donovan

    San Jose, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

  5. Stanford Probate Attorney Janet Lee Brewer

    Janet Brewer Pro

    Call us for assistance with probate matters in the San Francisco Bay area and all of California.
    Licensed for 40 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    888-895-5599
  6. Stanford Probate Attorney Alexandra Sanela Gadzo

    Alexandra Gadzo

    Client Review: In 2010, I retained Ms. Alexandra Gadzo to complete a living trust document for myself that incl...
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    Licensed for 15 years - $400/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.9

  7. Stanford Probate Attorney Mark Tad Malachowski

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    Malachowski and Associates has litigated complex probate issues.
    Licensed for 9 years - $300/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.3

    415-983-0717
  8. Stanford Probate Attorney Joyce Warshaw Levy

    Joyce Levy

    Client Review: Joyce has completed our living trust, as well as trusts for family members and friends
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    Licensed for 30 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.0

  9. Stanford Probate Attorney Peter Sterling Stern

    Peter Stern

    Palo Alto, CA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 34 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.6

  10. Stanford Probate Attorney Charles Matthew Riffle

    Charles Riffle

    Client Review: I was involved in a family partnership dispute. I initially worked with an attorney who tried to ...
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    Licensed for 43 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.6

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.