Probate Administration

By: Danielle Streed & Assoicates, PLLC  08/14/2014
Keywords: Attorneys Wills Trusts & Estate Planning Law

The first step in Probate is to file a petition to open an estate with the Probate Court. Typically, the administrator named in the Will files the petition. However, if there is no Will, any interested party can file the petition to start the proceedings. Once an administrator is appointed, he can begin to safeguard the assets for the benefit of the beneficiaries. In most cases, the administrator appointed in the Will hires an attorney to assist with the probate process.

Keywords: Attorneys Wills Trusts & Estate Planning Law

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