Maine Probate Attorneys — 137 found

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  1. Maine Probate Attorney Smilie Gregg Rogers

    Smilie Rogers

    I live in South Berwick, Maine, with my wife, Mary Kathryn Brennan, and our two children and our dog (and senior law partner), Ollie.
    Licensed for 15 years - $250/hour
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    9.9

  2. Maine Probate Attorney Martin C Womer

    Martin Womer

    Martin C. Womer is the founder, President and Managing Attorney of the Maine Center for Elder Law, LLC.He assists clients with MaineCare planning and applications, planning for VA Aid... more
    Licensed for 18 years - $300/hour
    Not yet reviewed
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    9.9

  3. Maine Probate Attorney Jeffrey Warren Jones

    Jeffrey Jones

    Ellsworth, ME Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 38 years - $275-$325/hour
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    10.0

  4. Maine Probate Attorney Miles Clinton Hunt

    Miles Hunt

    Education: Dickinson College, B.A. 2004 University of Maine School of Law, J.D. 2008 General information: Miles joined the firm on a full-time basis in the fall of 2008. Miles'... more
    Licensed for 7 years - $200-$250/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.2

  5. Maine Probate Attorney Shane T. Wright

    Shane Wright

    Lewiston, ME Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.1

  6. Maine Probate Attorney Mary Kathryn Brennan

    Mary Brennan

    York, ME Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 9 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.5

  7. Maine Probate Attorney Richard P. Leblanc

    Richard Leblanc

    Portland, ME Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 43 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.1

  8. Maine Probate Attorney Justin D. Leblanc

    Justin Leblanc

    Portland, ME Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 16 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.3

  9. Maine Probate Attorney Michael J O'Toole

    Michael O'Toole

    Biddeford, ME Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 30 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.1

  10. Maine Probate Attorney Christian L. Barner

    Christian Barner

    Kennebunk, ME Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 25 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

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.