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Review: “Ted Sansom was very nice and up front when dealing with my family. He probated my mother's will and then represented us when our father took us to court over it. My father had a will also (his was the last will) but...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Debt Collection, Family, Commercial, Real Estate
Lindsey is an SMU law grad with a passion for people and paper. She takes a hands-on approach when working with her clients and is able to pull real-world solutions into the legal realm when solving clients’ problems. Outside of the office, Linds...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Estate Planning, Health Care, Business
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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.