Syosset Probate Attorneys — 53 found

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  1. Syosset Probate Attorney Elan Wurtzel

    Elan Wurtzel

    Why I Became a Lawyer When I was growing up, like other boys my age, I wanted to be a fireman, baseball player, farmer or an astronaut! When I got older, I watched my brother attend... more
    Licensed for 31 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.0

  2. Syosset Probate Attorney Cheryl Lynn Fratello

    Cheryl Fratello

    Cheryl L. Fratello is the president and founder of Fratello Law, P.C. and practices in the firms trusts estates, elder law and real estate departments. For years, Cheryl has assisted... more
    Licensed for 10 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.9

  3. Syosset Probate Attorney Marc S Bekerman

    Marc Bekerman

    Client Review: Marc has handled an estate for which I am the executor. Part of his work was to conclude the sale...
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    Licensed for 22 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.6

  4. Syosset Probate Attorney Zachary David Helprin

    Zachary Helprin

    Syosset, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 5 years - $300-$350/hour
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.0

  5. Syosset Probate Attorney Paul R. King

    Paul King

    Former prosecutor who specializes in criminal defense, elder law, and probate matters.
    Licensed for 9 years - 45 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

  6. Syosset Probate Attorney Steven Lee Freedman

    Steven Freedman

    Syosset, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 33 years
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    RATING

    6.5

  7. Syosset Probate Attorney Amy Melissa Haber

    Amy Haber

    Client Review: Amy made an awful experience into a good one. I was struggling with a difficult tenant and she pr...
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    Licensed for 20 years
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    RATING

    6.7

  8. Syosset Probate Attorney Steven Marc Adler

    Steven Adler

    When you come to the Law Offices of Steven M. Adler, you can have confidence that your case can receive the care and attention it requires. It is imperative that you know what you can... more
    Licensed for 26 years - $375-$450/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

  9. Syosset Probate Attorney Isabel Ann Schneider

    Isabel Schneider

    Syosset, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  10. Syosset Probate Attorney Howard D. Avrutine

    Howard Avrutine

    Syosset, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 32 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    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.