Lancaster Probate Attorneys — 30 found

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1.0 to 10.0


  1. Lancaster Probate Attorney Paul S. Zimmerman

    Paul Zimmerman

    Client Review: I worked with Paul S. Zimmerman on a custody/family law issue. He was supportive, knowledgeable, ...
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    Licensed for 19 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.1

  2. Lancaster Probate Attorney Lucy Fehr Dowd

    Lucy Dowd

    Over 25 years of experience, concentrating in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, elder law, municipal law and representing families with exceptional needs including... more
    Licensed for 28 years - $130-$225/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  3. Lancaster Probate Attorney Michael John Mongiovi

    Michael Mongiovi

    Lancaster, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 24 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  4. Lancaster Probate Attorney Rhonda Fitz Lord

    Rhonda Lord

    Lancaster, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 24 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    RATING

    6.5

  5. Lancaster Probate Attorney Samuel M. Mecum

    Samuel Mecum

    Lancaster, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 42 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    RATING

    8.5

  6. Lancaster Probate Attorney Nichole Marie Baer

    Nichole Baer

    Lancaster, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 3 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  7. Lancaster Probate Attorney James Kingsley Noel IV

    James Noel

    Lancaster, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 25 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    RATING

    6.7

  8. Lancaster Probate Attorney Brian S. Black

    Brian Black

    Lancaster, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 23 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  9. Lancaster Probate Attorney Melvin Eugene Newcomer

    Melvin Newcomer

    Lancaster, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 37 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  10. Lancaster Probate Attorney Lisa Jo Anne McCoy

    Lisa McCoy

    Client Review: We are so grateful to have learned about Lisa McCoy from a close friend who works at the Lancaste...
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    Licensed for 17 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.