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Do you need probate? Call 661-325-1300 to schedule a consultation. Know what your rights are and whether you should open probate or contest probate that is already open.

  • Review background facts.
  • Discuss what to expect at court.
  • Discover what you are likely to receive based upon the information you provide.
  • Preview potential problems and discuss how to overcome them.

What is Probate?

In California, the Probate Court transfers the real property and personal property from a deceased person to their heirs. In other states, this court is sometimes referred to as a “court of orphanage.” You may need a probate attorney if:

  • You have a deceased relative and need to take ownership of their property, (Administration)
  • Someone died who owes you money, (Creditor’s Claim)
  • You are the Successor Trustee of a Trust and need help knowing what to do. (Trust Administration)