Probate Attorneys in Zip Code: 98117 (Seattle, WA) — 134 found

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  1. 98117 Probate Attorney Diane Lieb Wies

    Diane Wies

    I joined Mullavey, Prout, Grenley & Foe, LLP in May of 2002. My practice emphasizes all aspects of business transactions, general business and corporation matters, estate planning, and... more
    Licensed for 14 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

  2. 98117 Probate Attorney Bruce Reed Moen

    Bruce Moen

    My practice is limited to estate administration and related estate litigation. I accept appointments as a professional fiduciary for difficult estates or when the previous fiduciaries... more
    Licensed for 39 years - $450/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.9

  3. 98117 Probate Attorney Heidi L.G. Orr

    Heidi Orr

    Heidi focuses on all aspects of estate planning, estate and gift taxation, and estate and trust administration with an emphasis on personal planning for high net worth families and... more
    Licensed for 20 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  4. 98117 Probate Attorney Brad Allan Lancaster

    Brad Lancaster Pro

    We help families wind up a loved one's affairs.
    Licensed for 18 years - $250/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    206-367-3122
  5. 98117 Probate Attorney Andrew Lee Benjamin

    Andrew Benjamin

    Client Review: Mr. Benjamin handled my injury case. He kept me informed of every step of the process. He respond...
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    Licensed for 29 years - $295-$335/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  6. 98117 Probate Attorney Jennifer Frere Volk

    Jennifer Volk

    Jenni Frere Volk was born and raised in Bellingham, Washington. She also had the pleasure of living in eastern Washington for four years while attending Whitman College in Walla Walla,... more
    Licensed for 10 years - $175-$195/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.0

  7. 98117 Probate Attorney Quentin Wildsmith

    Quentin Wildsmith

    Quentin combines laser-focused attention to client goals with his outstanding courtroom talent. By doing this, he is able to achieve significant success in resolving disputes for his... more
    Licensed for 22 years - $325/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  8. 98117 Probate Attorney James M Shaker

    James Shaker

    Jim chairs Ryan, Swanson Clevelands Employment Rights, Benefits and Labor practice group. He counsels employers (regionally and internationally) and individuals on a wide variety of... more
    Licensed for 40 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  9. 98117 Probate Attorney Karl L. Flaccus

    Karl Flaccus Pro

    Client Review: My father passed away and I was chosen as the estate rep. My parents had used Karl before so I ca...
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    Licensed for 24 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

    206-523-0297
  10. 98117 Probate Attorney Sarah Lisa Moen

    Sarah Moen

    Seattle, WA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 14 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.9

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.