Val Verde County Probate Attorneys — 5 found

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  1. Val Verde County Probate Attorney Charles P. Ellis

    Charles Ellis

    Del Rio, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 43 years
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    6.5

  2. Val Verde County Probate Attorney Byron W. Hodge

    Byron Hodge

    Del Rio, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 47 years
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    7.2

  3. Val Verde County Probate Attorney T. Dan Newsome

    T. Dan Newsome

    Del Rio, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 37 years
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    6.5

  4. Val Verde County Probate Attorney Michael J. Bagley

    Michael Bagley

    Del Rio, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 24 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

  5. Val Verde County Probate Attorney Jacques Lawrence de La Mota

    Jacques de La Mota

    Del Rio, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 12 years
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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.