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What Does Probate Mean?

We receive calls daily where potential clients ask what is probate? The Florida Bar states: "Probate is a court-supervised process for identifying and gathering the assets of a deceased person (decedent), paying the decedent’s debts and distributing the decedent’s assets [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:40:49+00:00November 19th, 2018|Law Articles|

How long does probate last?

I am asked this question on  daily basis in my probate practice. While there is a not a clear answer, we can give you an approximation. The Florida Bar states: "It depends on the facts of each situation; some probate [...]

By |2017-09-06T09:47:38+00:00September 6th, 2017|Law Articles|

What is a Will?

WHAT IS A WILL? The Florida Bar states, "A will is a written direction controlling the disposition of property at death. The laws of each state set the formal requirements for a legal will. In Florida: You, the maker of [...]

By |2017-06-15T17:26:17+00:00June 15th, 2017|Announcements, Law Articles|