Probate

Dealing with the loss of a loved one is never easy. The probate process can be filled with stress and complications. Probate is the court-supervised process of transferring assets to heirs upon the death of an individual. Although a will may make the probate process more efficient and reduce complications, it does not help an individual avoid probate. Whether an estate is probated depends on the type of assets in the estate. If probate is necessary, a petition must be filed with the county probate court to start the probate process.

We work closely with personal representatives and others involved in probate to help families navigate the process. We start out by determining whether or not probate is necessary. After making that initial determination, we assist throughout the probate process step-by-step. Given the fact that probate is a detailed process, with several deadlines, filing requirements, and other very specific procedures, we work with you to simplify the probate process and help with its successful completion.

Our goal is to act as a compassionate and professional guide, reducing your stress and minimizing complications. Our probate law practice group will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the probate process or estate administration.

To learn more about probate, read our frequently asked questions or contact us for an initial consultation with one of our probate attorneys to start the probate process.


Our Probate Attorneys

Call us today for a free consultation: 763.406.7000

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