Robert J. Longchampsgraduated with a degree in Economics from Northeastern... more
Robert J. Longchampsgraduated with a degree in Economics from Northeastern University, magna cum laude, in 2002, and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2004. Admitted to The Florida Bar and District of Columbia Bar, Mr. Longchamps practices in the areas of corporate law, community association law, estate planning, probate trust administration, real estat... view profile
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.
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