Review: “In a 1-hour consultation, Barry Meyers reviewed information provided to him, asked probing questions to fully understand the circumstances (potential desire to petition for guardianship of my father) and provided expert a...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Medicaid & Medicare, Elder Law, Estate Planning, Guardianship
The loss of a loved one is a difficult time. We work hard to make the probate process easy for you.
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Business, Estate Planning, Bankruptcy & Debt, Real Estate
Erin Crisman Glass is an estate planning, elder law and adoption attorney. Erin designs estate plans for high net worth individuals as well as more modest estates, believing every person deserves to have an estate plan that is shaped by their own ...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Estate Planning, Adoption, Trusts
When it's time to make tough decisions, I am dedicated to helping you make them with dignity. If you are getting divorced or having a custody dispute with your ex-spouse, if you want to plan or prepare for the future by executing important documen...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Estate Planning, Uncontested Divorce, Family, Adoption
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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.