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Probate Law

Probate is a legal process in which final debts are settled and legal title to property is formally passed from you to your heirs. The probate process happens after your death. Not all estates need to go to probate court, it will depend upon the size of your estate and your estate plan.

While your death is certainly difficult for your loved ones, the probate process does not need to be. The attorneys of The Kraft Walser Law Office have the credentials, experience and expertise to counsel you in estate planning, probate administration and other legal concerns. By properly planning ahead you will assure your loved ones a smoother and worry free transfer of your assets.

Experience

The basic process of probating an estate includes:

  • Collecting all of your probate property
  • Paying all debts, claims and taxes owed by you
  • Collecting all rights to income, dividends, etc
  • Settling any disputes
  • Preparing & Filing Any Required Estate Tax Returns
  • Preparing & Filing Any Required Court Documents
  • Distributing or transferring the remaining property to your heirs