Brentwood Probate Attorneys — 67 found

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  1. Brentwood Probate Attorney Rebecca Cothran Blair

    Rebecca Blair

    Insixteen years I have developed an immensely diverse practice. I have substantial experience in many aspects of civil litigation, including tort law (plaintiff and defense), insurance... more
    Licensed for 20 years
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    10.0

  2. Brentwood Probate Attorney Russell T. Cook

    Russell Cook Pro

    Client Review: To Whom it may Concern: I have been involved with the administration of Five Estates in the last...
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    Licensed for 27 years
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    RATING

    8.0

    615-370-2444
  3. Brentwood Probate Attorney Lauren Wilson Castles

    Lauren Castles Pro

    Focused exclusively on family law, we are dedicated to protecting you and your children.
    Licensed for 4 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
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    7.2

    615-804-6086
  4. Brentwood Probate Attorney Victoria Lwin Krueger

    Victoria Krueger

    Client Review: This lawyer is the best you can find!! Outstanding in civil litigation matters. Knows her stuf...
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    Licensed for 29 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  5. Brentwood Probate Attorney Keith Edward Mckissock

    Keith Mckissock

    Client Review: Although we hesitated to continue with Mr. McKissock once he moved his practice to Tennessee when...
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    Licensed for 24 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  6. Brentwood Probate Attorney Brian T. Boyd

    Brian Boyd

    Brentwood, TN Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 12 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.9

  7. Brentwood Probate Attorney Sharon B. Winkler

    Sharon Winkler

    Brentwood, TN Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 25 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

  8. Brentwood Probate Attorney Nicholas Mark Tidwell

    Nicholas Tidwell

    Brentwood, TN Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 11 years
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    6.5

  9. Brentwood Probate Attorney Donna Michelle Fogarty

    Donna Fogarty

    Client Review: During the adoption of our second child, our attorney asked if we'd work with Michelle in his pra...
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    Licensed for 22 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  10. Brentwood Probate Attorney Patricia R. Young

    Patricia Young

    Brentwood, TN Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 36 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    RATING

    7.0

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.