Troy Probate Lawyers — 19 found

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  1. Troy Probate Attorney Rosemary Weaver McKenna

    Rosemary McKenna

    Rose is a long-time resident of the Capital Region. She is a graduate of Albany Law School of Union University (J.D., cum laude, 1989) and the State University of New York at Albany (B.... more
    Licensed for 26 years - $275/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

  2. Troy Probate Attorney Paul Redfield Engster

    Paul Engster

    Troy, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 38 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  3. Troy Probate Attorney James J. Reilly

    James Reilly

    Troy, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 58 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  4. Troy Probate Attorney Richard D. Ceresia

    Richard Ceresia

    Troy, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 37 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  5. Troy Probate Attorney William J. Doyle III

    William Doyle

    Troy, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 31 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  6. Troy Probate Attorney Bellanca Jean Fletcher

    Bellanca Fletcher

    Troy, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 22 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  7. Troy Probate Attorney Anthony Arcodia Jr

    Anthony Arcodia

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

    6.5

  8. Troy Probate Attorney Charles B. Ries

    Charles Ries

    Latham, NY Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 51 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  9. Troy Probate Attorney Colleen Anne Dooley

    Colleen Dooley

    Colleen A. Dooley is admitted to practice in New York. She received her education at SUNY Brockport, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in and her Juris Doctor... more
    Licensed for 9 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.1

  10. Troy Probate Attorney James J. Brearton

    James Brearton

    Client Review: I am extremely satisfied the representation I've received from me. Brearton! I would recommend hi...
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    Licensed for 40 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.8

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.