Charleston Probate Attorneys — 46 found

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  1. Charleston Probate Attorney Evan Kyle Guthrie

    Evan Guthrie

    Evan Guthrie is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special... more
    Licensed for 5 years - Contingent (33%)
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    10.0

  2. Charleston Probate Attorney Robert M Kunes

    Robert Kunes

    Charleston, SC Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 43 years
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    9.5

  3. Charleston Probate Attorney Kelvin Maurice Huger

    Kelvin Huger

    Charleston, SC Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 13 years
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    7.6

  4. Charleston Probate Attorney Ittriss J. Jenkins

    Ittriss Jenkins

    Client Review: Mr. Jenkins was professional in his approach to my case but personally cared about my family beyo...
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    Licensed for 8 years
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    6.8

  5. Charleston Probate Attorney Robin Grossman Poliakoff

    Robin Poliakoff

    Charleston, SC Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
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    7.3

  6. Charleston Probate Attorney John Kuhn

    John Kuhn

    Senator John Kuhn is a founding partner of Kuhn and Kuhn, LLC, a boutique estate planning and probate law firm, which he and his wife started in 2002. The law was created to serve... more
    Licensed for 21 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
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    7.2

  7. Charleston Probate Attorney Anne Marie P. Hagood

    Anne Marie Hagood

    Charleston, SC Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 17 years
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    6.6

  8. Charleston Probate Attorney Debra E Stokes

    Debra Stokes

    Client Review: Ms. Stokes is my personal attorney and has updated my will and created medical powers of attorney...
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    Licensed for 35 years - Retainer (Always)
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    7.9

  9. Charleston Probate Attorney Dana Adkins

    Dana Adkins

    Dana Adkins was born and raised in Bluefield, West Virginia. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a B.S. in Biology. Ms. Adkins received her Juris... more
    Licensed for 5 years
    AVVO
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    8.0

  10. Charleston Probate Attorney Geoffrey M. Smith

    Geoffrey Smith

    Charleston, SC Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 26 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    RATING

    6.7

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.