Michigan Probate Attorneys — 1,325 found

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  1. Michigan Probate Attorney Darren M. Findling

    Darren Findling Pro

    Royal Oak, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 19 years
    AVVO
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    10.0

    248-399-3300
  2. Michigan Probate Attorney Mark L. Gantz

    Mark Gantz

    Dearborn Heights, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  3. Michigan Probate Attorney Michael W. Bartnik

    Michael Bartnik

    Troy, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 33 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  4. Michigan Probate Attorney Howard T. Linden

    Howard Linden

    Southfield, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 39 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  5. Michigan Probate Attorney Don L. Rosenberg

    Don Rosenberg

    Troy, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 34 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  6. Michigan Probate Attorney Wendy S. Alton

    Wendy Alton

    Ann Arbor, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 11 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  7. Michigan Probate Attorney Constance L. Brigman

    Constance Brigman

    Grand Rapids, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 13 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  8. Michigan Probate Attorney Michael H. Cutler

    Michael Cutler Pro

    Farmington Hills, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 23 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    248-489-8780
  9. Michigan Probate Attorney Kenneth R. Gold

    Kenneth Gold Pro

    Plymouth, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 26 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.9

    734-335-7100
  10. Michigan Probate Attorney Joseph Patrick McGill

    Joseph McGill

    Livonia, MI Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 23 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

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.