I graduated from Brooklyn College in 1986 and earned my J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1989. Before founding the firm Weisman Law Group, P.C. in 2001, I was a Senior Litigation Attorney at a large downtown New York City law firm. I...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Family, Commercial, Divorce & Separation
Stephen M. Orsetti has a diverse legal background, having started work in the legal field in 1998 and learned all facets of law from the most mundane tasks to the most complicated appellate work. After graduating from St. John’s University School...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Personal Injury, Divorce & Separation, Car Accidents
Attorney David R. Ingvoldstad, Esq., founded his law practice in 1990. David has focused his services on Estate planning, including, Wills, revocable trusts, asset protection trusts, powers of attorney and health care powers and Estate administrat...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Elder Law, Estate Planning, Wills & Living Wills, Trusts
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Practice areas & skills: Probate, Landlord & Tenant, Real Estate
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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.