Choosing the Right Form of Probate Administration

It is important to choose the right law firm when looking for a probate attorney because an attorney with experience can help you choose the most efficient form of probate administration.  There are many different forms of probate in Florida with varying requirements depending on the size of the estate and the goals of administration.  An experienced lawyer will be able to choose the right form of probate administration thereby accomplishing the goals of the probate but keeping expenses and attorney’s fees to a minimum.  

There’s a Will, Is Probate Still Necessary?

The purpose of the probate process is to transfer title to property when a person dies.  Even if the decedent had a will, probate may still be necessary.  The relevant inquiry is whether or not there are assets that need to be transferred to the decedent’s heirs or beneficiaries.