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Blog Posts About Probate Law

All goods things must come to an end…and probate’s end too. Once you have done everything required of you to administer the estate, it is time to report your actions to the Court, account for the money and property under your control, and ask to be paid your fees. All…

Once you open a probate estate by filing (and having the court approve) your Petition for Probate, the work to administer the estate begins. The first step is to obtain certified copies of your Letters. The Court issues an order granting your petition for probate, but the order does not…

Did you know that the number one reason for probate is to protect creditors? Yes, beneficiaries of the Will or estate are important too, but creditors always come first. Life can be hard for creditors of a decedent. There are a mess of rules and procedures that creditors must follow…

No-Contest applies to questioning the executor? If you are the beneficiary under a Will that has a no-contest clause, you might be concerned about questioning the actions of the Executor; or for that matter, seeking to remove the Executor for bad acts while in office. Fear not, no-contest clauses are…