Jackson Probate Attorneys — 4 found

Lawyers with

Avvo Rating

1.0 to 10.0


  1. Jackson Probate Attorney Johnny D. Latzak Jr.

    Johnny Latzak

    Jackson, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 13 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.3

  2. Jackson Probate Attorney David Matthew Waldroup

    David Waldroup

    Jackson, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.0

  3. Jackson Probate Attorney John Byrd Garland

    John Garland

    Jackson, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

  4. Jackson Probate Attorney Canon Brown Hill

    Canon Hill

    Jackson, GA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 9 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.8

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.