Wellesley Probate Attorneys — 55 found

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  1. Wellesley Probate Attorney Herbert Warren Cooper IV

    Herbert Cooper Pro

    I provide tempered advice with regard to issues affecting individuals and small... more
    Licensed for 22 years - $1-$300/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

    781-237-7766
  2. Wellesley Probate Attorney Anton R. Reinert

    Anton Reinert

    Anton R. Reinert, Esq. provides comprehensive, effective legal services within the... more
    Licensed for 17 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.8

  3. Wellesley Probate Attorney Elliot S Coren

    Elliot Coren Pro

    I believe in an empathetic practice of law where the client's needs are paramount... more
    Licensed for 45 years - $350/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.8

    781-997-1600
  4. Wellesley Probate Attorney Dorothy M Bickford

    Dorothy Bickford

    After practicing law in the estate planning and probate areas for 33 years, I find... more
    Licensed for 37 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  5. Wellesley Probate Attorney Robert J. Morrill

    Robert Morrill

    Wellesley, MA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 16 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.5

  6. Wellesley Probate Attorney Rachel Ziegler

    Rachel Ziegler

    Wellesley, MA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 11 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

  7. Wellesley Probate Attorney Joshua N Robbins

    Joshua Robbins Pro

    I grew up in a two-family home and I can appreciate the turmoil and upheaval that... more
    Licensed for 3 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    RATING

    8.8

    781-210-4710
  8. Wellesley Probate Attorney E. Alexandra Golden

    E. Golden

    My firm helps clients in the Greater Boston area in the areas of elder law, estate... more
    Licensed for 20 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.9

  9. Wellesley Probate Attorney William F. Coyne Jr

    William Coyne

    I grew up in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, as the oldest of ten kids. I graduated from... more
    Licensed for 35 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.4

  10. Wellesley Probate Attorney Noah Benson Goodman

    Noah Goodman Pro

    Wellesley, MA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 13 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.5

    781-237-6624

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.