Philadelphia County Probate Attorneys — 74 found

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  1. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Jonathan H. Stanwood

    Jonathan Stanwood

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 23 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.2

  2. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Steven M Zelinger

    Steven Zelinger Pro

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 7 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.3

    610-550-9139
  3. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney John J. Taylor

    John Taylor

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 27 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  4. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Jerald David August

    Jerald August

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

    8.4

  5. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Warren J. Kauffman

    Warren Kauffman

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 51 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.0

  6. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Mark Wayne Richardson

    Mark Richardson

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  7. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Linda McGrier

    Linda McGrier

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 27 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.4

  8. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Gordon Malcolm Wase

    Gordon Wase

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

    7.4

  9. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Benjamin Leigh Jerner

    Benjamin Jerner

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 19 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.8

  10. Philadelphia County Probate Attorney Miriam N. Jacobson

    Miriam Jacobson

    Philadelphia, PA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 36 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

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.