LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Andrew T. Peebles | May 24, 2016

What is "Probate" and How to Avoid It

The probate process comes into play when an individual dies with a simple will, or without any estate planning documents whatsoever. The process can be lengthy, tedious, and costly, and your estate becomes a matter of public record. This guide provides tips for avoiding the difficulties of probate.

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