Sloan Probate Attorneys — 2 found

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  1. Sloan Probate Attorney Elyse M. Tyrell

    Elyse Tyrell

    Client Review: Elyse handled all of our legal issues professionally and compassionately. She removed all of th...
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    Licensed for 21 years


  2. Sloan Probate Attorney Patricia Ann Trent

    Patricia Trent

    Las Vegas, NV Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 37 years
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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.