East Elmhurst Probate Attorneys — 241 found

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  1. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Kevin Joseph Buggy

    Kevin Buggy

    Jamaica, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 21 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  2. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Victoria Moruzzi Brown

    Victoria Brown Pro

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 32 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.0

    212-874-6181
  3. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Steven Watkins Wolfe

    Steven Wolfe

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 52 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.5

  4. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Juliet Gavriel

    Juliet Gavriel

    Forest Hills, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 3 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.9

  5. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Paul Stephen Johnson

    Paul Johnson

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.9

  6. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Richard Bryan

    Richard Bryan

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 19 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.6

  7. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney John Price Engel

    John Engel

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 39 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.7

  8. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Andre K Cizmarik

    Andre Cizmarik

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 21 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.9

  9. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Martin Zelner

    Martin Zelner

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 52 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

  10. East Elmhurst Probate Attorney Christopher Scott Fanning

    Christopher Fanning

    Flushing, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 18 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

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.