Elmhurst Probate Lawyers — 447 found

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  1. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Michael Miller

    Michael Miller

    I have been practicing law for approximately 28 years, the majority of which I have focused on estates, trusts and the representation of fiduciaries. As a result of the diversity of... more
    Licensed for 32 years - $625-$850/hour
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.8

  2. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Albert Martin Kaufman

    Albert Kaufman

    Jamaica, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 58 years
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    6.7

  3. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Heath D. Harte

    Heath Harte

    We Offer The Lean Law Firm Alternative Our law firm, while traditional in service and style, cuts out excessive overhead that is usually associated with law firms by the smart use of... more
    Licensed for 28 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
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    9.3

  4. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Marvin Donald Skedelsky

    Marvin Skedelsky

    Whitestone, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 46 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.7

  5. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Steven Jeffrey Weissman

    Steven Weissman

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 34 years
    AVVO
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    7.9

  6. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Patrick A. O'Brien

    Patrick O'Brien

    Knowledge, experience, and a proven record of effective representation are important and essential considerations in selecting an attorney to advise you in any legal matter. The key to... more
    Licensed for 39 years - $350/hour
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    7.8

  7. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Karen Streisfeld-Leitner

    Karen Streisfeld-Leitner

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 25 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
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    8.1

  8. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Martin Harvey Olesh

    Martin Olesh

    Flushing, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 41 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.5

  9. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Joseph Michael Eckstein

    Joseph Eckstein

    Long Island City, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 24 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.7

  10. Elmhurst Probate Attorney Jessica Gail Weinberg

    Jessica Weinberg

    New York, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 13 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.6

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.