Probate is the court procedure by which a will is proved to be valid or invalid; the legal process wherein the estate of a decedent is administered. The probate process involves collecting a decedent’s assets, liquidating liabilities, paying necessary taxes and distributing property to heirs.
Do you need an attorney to deposit a will?
What are the different types of proceedings that can be filed depending on the size of the estate?
What type of paperwork must accompany the form for filing a disposition of personal property without administration?
What happens after this information is filed with the Clerk?
What happens if a person dies and has not left a will?
What happens if there is a will filed but a personal representative has not been named?
How are Probate proceedings initiated?
Is there a requirement that the personal representative be represented by an attorney?