Authenticating a deceased person’s will, reviewing their assets, paying their outstanding debts and taxes, and distributing what remains to their inheritors is the legal process of a Probate. After an asset-holder dies, the court will appoint a valid … [Read more...] about Do you know what the Probate Process is?
Whether you are the Executor or an heir of a succession, knowing the lawyer’s role is one of the first steps you should take at the beginning of the process. One of the biggest sources of conflict in successions is understanding the role of the … [Read more...] about Who Does a Probate Attorney Represent?
Most people think of the succession process in Louisiana (the process of collecting, managing, and distributing a deceased person’s money and property) as a private process. However, because wills are filed at the courthouse, any estate that goes … [Read more...] about Nosy Neighbor Nellie Can Find Out About Your Inheritance. Really.