If you are the personal representative (executor or executrix) for a loved one’s estate, you may wonder where to start and how to fulfill your obligations correctly, in a timely manner. The Law Office of Wickersham & Bowers can be a valuable resource for you as you progress through all the steps required by law to close an estate.
Specifically, a probate lawyer from our firm can help you:
- Open an estate
- Identify all assets
- Review testamentary documents (a will or trusts)
- Notify creditors and beneficiaries
- Present necessary information to the probate court
- Administer assets as prescribed in the will or trusts
- Understand your obligations such as filing the final tax return
Nearly everyone responsible for closing an estate relies on an attorney for direction and help. We definitely do not recommend that you take these burdens on yourself without legal counsel. Our law firm has established a strong reputation in the Daytona Beach area and beyond as a go-to law firm for a range of legal matters, including probate.
In the event that legal disputes erupt during the probate process, our probate litigation attorneys can help you overcome these obstacles and protect your loved one’s legacy, as well as your own peace of mind.
Talk To An Attorney About The Steps Required For Probate Or Trust Administration
Discuss your situation and needs with a dedicated Florida probate lawyer at The Law Office of Wickersham & Bowers. Contact us by email, or call 386-252-3000 to request a consultation about debt settlement, asset distribution or any aspect of estate administration.