Blakely Island Probate Attorneys — 4 found

Lawyers with

Avvo Rating

1.0 to 10.0


  1. Blakely Island Probate Attorney John Kenneth Dahl

    John Dahl

    Anacortes, WA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 30 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  2. Blakely Island Probate Attorney Alan Richard Souders

    Alan Souders

    Anacortes, WA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 18 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

  3. Blakely Island Probate Attorney Aaron Michael Rasmussen

    Aaron Rasmussen

    Anacortes, WA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 15 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.3

  4. Blakely Island Probate Attorney Dennis Rollin Scott

    Dennis Scott

    Anacortes, WA Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 39 years
    Not yet reviewed

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.