Pearl River Probate Lawyers — 14 found

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  1. Pearl River Probate Attorney Michael Christopher Giordano

    Michael Giordano

    I'm a solo practice lawyer (which means I will personally handle each client's calls and documents) in PA and NY. I'm a Nationally Certified Guardian with a business background in... more
    Licensed for 28 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.7

  2. Pearl River Probate Attorney Irwin S. Meyer

    Irwin Meyer

    Pearl River, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 50 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.2

  3. Pearl River Probate Attorney Michael J. Fury

    Michael Fury

    Pearl River, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 25 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  4. Pearl River Probate Attorney Patricia A. Murphy

    Patricia Murphy

    Pearl River, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 32 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  5. Pearl River Probate Attorney Michael H. Fury

    Michael Fury

    Pearl River, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 64 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    RATING

    6.7

  6. Pearl River Probate Attorney Peter Klose

    Peter Klose

    Peter has a diverse practice area, including real estate litigation , real estate transactions , professional malpractice (legal malpractice, accountant malpractice, and medical... more
    Licensed for 22 years - Retainer (Sometimes)
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.5

  7. Pearl River Probate Attorney Courtney Elyse Boniface

    Courtney Boniface

    Nyack, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 15 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  8. Pearl River Probate Attorney Alan G. Merkin

    Alan Merkin

    New City, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 31 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
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    6.5

  9. Pearl River Probate Attorney Alden H. Wolfe

    Alden Wolfe

    New City, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
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    6.5

  10. Pearl River Probate Attorney Judith M. Menschik

    Judith Menschik

    Blauvelt, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 35 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

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.