I have worked in the Chief Counsel's Office of the Internal Revenue in Washington DC.. I have represented clients in tax audits, IRS collection matters, tax fraud cased and tax litigation. I worked in the tax department of Deloitte Touche in New...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Tax, Estate Planning
Mr. Cahoon serves as of counsel to Durham Jones & Pinegar and is a member of the firm’s Tax and Estate Planning Section. He maintains an “AV” rating with Martindale/Hubbell, which is the highest rating awarded to attorneys for professional compete...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Wills & Living Wills, Tax, Estate Planning, Trusts
Review: “Our family gives Ms. Schumann our highest recommendation. She gave us the support we needed during a difficult time. She is extremely trustworthy and knowledgeable. We are very grateful for her help.”
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Estate Planning, Trusts, Wills & Living Wills, Elder Law
Estate planning, probate, and trust administration are my primary areas of concentration at Prince Yeates. I am also involved in liquor licensing applications and compliance matters and I give clients general advice regarding the state’s liquor la...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Licensing, Estate Planning, Trusts
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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.