Fairfield County Probate Attorneys — 264 found

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  1. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Mark R Carta

    Mark Carta

    Client Review: Mark is a deeply trusted friend and adviser who has helped our firm in our business dealings for ...
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    Licensed for 37 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

  2. Fairfield County Probate Attorney James B Dougherty

    James Dougherty Pro

    I am here to help you with your legal needs in an efficient, professional and courteous manner.
    Licensed for 32 years
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    RATING

    9.4

    203-869-3085
  3. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Kathleen M Dunn

    Kathleen Dunn

    Client Review: Kathleen did my closing and has prepared other legal documents for me. She was very knowledgeabl...
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    Licensed for 19 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.1

  4. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Richard Alan Sarner

    Richard Sarner

    Stamford, CT Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 34 years
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    RATING

    9.8

  5. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Joseph Michael Pankowski Jr

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    Making a difference for estate planning and probate clients in Connecticut and New York
    Licensed for 25 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

    203-327-2300
  6. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Anne E Crane

    Anne Crane

    Anne advises high net worth individuals and families on estate planning and trust and estate administration in Connecticut and New York, with particular emphasis on achieving the... more
    Licensed for 28 years
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    8.5

  7. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Fred J Anthony

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    Fred J. Anthony graduated from Providence College, in Providence, Rhode Island with a Bachelor Degree in 1986. He received his law degree from Villanova University School of Law in... more
    Licensed for 26 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

    203-924-4300
  8. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Eric L Green

    Eric Green

    The focus of Attorney Eric L. Green’s practice is civil and criminal taxpayer representation before the Department of Justice Tax Division, Internal Revenue Service and state... more
    Licensed for 16 years
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    10.0

  9. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Kevin C Kelly

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    Stratford, CT Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 19 years
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    10.0

    203-386-1282
  10. Fairfield County Probate Attorney Michael Peter Kaelin

    Michael Kaelin

    Stamford, CT Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 27 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    9.8

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.