Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is probate?
A: Probate is a court process. Generally, there are several steps to this process. The court appoints a person to be in charge of the decedent’s estate. This person is called the personal representative. This individual gathers, sells, and distributes the decedent’s assets to the appropriate persons or entities, pays the decedent’s appropriate bills, and files tax returns. All of this is done under the court’s supervision.
Q: Why do people want to avoid probate?
A: It can be a time consuming and costly process. Proper estate planning can avoid Probate. If you do need to go through the Probate process, I can help you through every step of the process.
Q: What happens if I die without a Will?
A: In California, if you die without a Will the State of California and the Superior Court will decide who will be in charge of your estate and who will inherit your estate.
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