Columbia County Probate Attorneys — 21 found

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  1. Columbia County Probate Attorney Judith M. Becker

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    Client Review: Judy Becker has, at my choice, represented myself and the estates and trust that I have been app...
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    Licensed for 39 years - $250-$350/hour
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    10.0

    706-650-8750
  2. Columbia County Probate Attorney Troy A. Lanier

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    Client Review: Troy Lanier successfully handled my lawsuit against an employer (a large and very well known comp...
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    Licensed for 23 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

    706-823-6800
  3. Columbia County Probate Attorney John Andrew Donsbach

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    Client Review: John is a honest and straight forward attorney. John will never allow you to go down the wrong pa...
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    Licensed for 16 years - $250-$325/hour
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    8.9

    706-650-8750
  4. Columbia County Probate Attorney Chuck R. Pardue

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    Client Review: Mr Pardue came highly recommended by another local law firm which was very familiar with the incr...
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    Licensed for 39 years - Contingent (25%-40%)
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    8.9

    706-823-2000
  5. Columbia County Probate Attorney Robert L. Edwards

    Robert Edwards

    Augusta, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 36 years
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    8.0

  6. Columbia County Probate Attorney Carl Perry Dowling

    Carl Dowling

    Client Review: MOST COURTEOUS,FAST, AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICE IN MY DIVORCE CLAIM IN COLUMBIA COUNTY GA.
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    Licensed for 28 years
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    6.5

  7. Columbia County Probate Attorney J. Larry Broyles

    J. Broyles

    Augusta, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 53 years
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    6.7

  8. Columbia County Probate Attorney Louis Saul

    Louis Saul

    Augusta, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 54 years
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    6.7

  9. Columbia County Probate Attorney Nathan Edward Huff

    Nathan Huff

    Nathan Huff began his firm to offer his clients a level of personal service unparalleled in the industry. Nathan is committed to providing his clients sound legal advice in the most... more
    Licensed for 4 years
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    6.5

  10. Columbia County Probate Attorney John Lovett Thompson

    John Thompson

    Augusta, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
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    6.5

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.