PROBATE ADMINISTRATION ATTORNEY IN RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CALIFORNIA
The word "Probate" means the proving of a will. The Probate process more generally refers to the resolution of an estate, whether or not there is a will, and involves identifying the property of a decedent, notifying creditors, paying obligations and taxes, and then distributing the remaining property to appropriate beneficiaries.
DO I NEED TO FILE FOR PROBATE?
Not all estates are required to go through the Probate process. Estates below a certain total value may qualify for expedited resolution under California law. We can assist you to resolve these estates more quickly and cost-effectively than going through the full Probate process. Contact us to discuss the specifics of your situation.
WHAT DO I NEED TO GET STARTED?
Decedent's Will - If the decedent had a Will, then the original Will is needed to lodge with the court. It is not a problem if no Will exists, or if it is unknown whether the decedent had a Will. You can still start the Probate process.
Death Certificate - It is generally a good idea to have a few 'original' copies of the death certificate. The court may require a copy of the death certificate to be included with your initial filing.
LET US HELP YOU THROUGH THE PROBATE PROCESS SO YOU CAN FOCUS ON WHAT MATTERSCONTACT US FOR HELP NOW
WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT?
PROBATE ATTORNEY IN RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA
We can assist you through the Probate process so you can focus on grieving. Don't get bogged down in the paperwork, let us help.