Blackwood Probate Attorneys — 3 found

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  1. Blackwood Probate Attorney Lynda L. Hinkle

    Lynda Hinkle Pro

    Blackwood, NJ Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 5 years
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    10.0

    856-227-7888
  2. Blackwood Probate Attorney Brian William Donnelly

    Brian Donnelly Pro

    Blackwood, NJ Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 12 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    10.0

    856-427-4222
  3. Blackwood Probate Attorney Dawn Getty Sutphin

    Dawn Sutphin Pro

    Voorhees, NJ Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 25 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.8

    610-246-5090

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.