Probate

遗嘱认证是在一个人死后管理其遗产的法律程序. In California, probates occur when the decedent died without a will, with only a will, or with assets left outside of a trust.

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如果你需要在加州遗嘱认证法庭管理遗产, 我们经验丰富的遗嘱认证律师可以指导您完成整个过程.

California Probates are notoriously long and complicated. 但我们经验丰富的法律团队可以帮助您尽快和无痛地管理您所爱的人的财产.

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WHAT IS A CALIFORNIA PROBATE?

When a loved one dies without a will in place, with ONLY a will in place (no revocable living trust), or with valuable assets left outside of a living trust, 遗产可能需要由加州遗嘱认证法院来管理. California probate 死者的遗产清算和分配给继承人的法律程序是什么.

Losing a loved one can be traumatic and extremely stressful. 亲人去世后,幸存的家庭成员往往面临艰难的财务决定. 尽早制定遗产计划可以在精神上拯救你尚在人世的亲人, emotional, and financial difficulty upon your passing. Nonetheless, 如果资产没有恰当地转移到信托机构,即使有一个全面的遗产计划,也可能出现遗嘱认证问题.

加州的遗嘱认证过程既耗时又昂贵. At The Law Offices of Daniel Hunt, 我们的遗嘱认证律师已经成功地代表许多客户在各种遗嘱认证问题上进行了辩护. 拥有数十年遗嘱法律经验的创始律师Daniel A. 亨特是加州律师协会认证的财产规划、信托法律专家 & Probate Law. 要了解我们如何帮助您解决遗嘱认证问题,今天就皇冠手机端下载的萨克拉门托遗嘱认证律师事务所.

WHY DO PEOPLE NEED PROBATE ATTORNEYS IN CALIFORNIA?

The probate process can be overwhelming and confusing. 找一个有经验的遗嘱认证律师来指导你通过这个过程是必不可少的.  当一方对遗嘱或其他遗嘱认证的挑战提出异议时,知识渊博的法律顾问变得更加重要. Common legal issues in California Probate Law include:

  • Ambiguities in the will
  • Estates with more debts than assets
  • Estates with unresolved claims
  • 有争议的债权或债权人对遗产资产的要求
  • The discovery of multiple wills

全面代表整个加州的遗嘱认证过程

在加州,许多遗嘱认证程序需要9到18个月. At The Law Offices of Daniel Hunt, 我们代表我们的客户在整个遗嘱认证过程中 California Probate Law and the wishes of the decedent. 我们帮助客户导航以下所有的遗嘱管理任务.

FILING AND VALIDATING THE WILL

加州遗嘱认证程序的第一步是将死者的遗嘱提交给适当的加州遗嘱认证法院. 我们的律师可以帮助提交遗嘱,并向遗嘱法院申请指定遗嘱中指定的个人代表. 如果死者没有指定个人代表,因为遗嘱没有指定人, that person is predeceased, or the decedent had no will, 那么个人可以寻求由遗嘱检验法庭指定. 我们可以协助拟议的个人代表向债权人和遗产受益人发出强制性通知.

MANAGING OBLIGATIONS AND DISTRIBUTING PROPERTY

After being appointed, 个人代表被要求收集所有重要的记录和账目. This aspect of the probate process can take time, 因为有些资产很难找到——尤其是在死者没有完整记录的情况下. 在向加州遗嘱认证法院申请终止遗产管理后,个人代表有法律义务分配这些资产.

COMMON CHALLENGES TO WILLS

在拟议的个人代表提交遗嘱认证申请之后, interested parties may challenge the petition. Interested parties include heirs of the deceased, creditors of the estate, and beneficiaries named in the testator’s will. 一个遗产可能会受到挑战的原因有很多.  以下是利害关系方可能质疑遗嘱的一些原因:

  • The testator engaged in fraud when creating the will
  • The will lacks the necessary witnesses
  • Another person tricked the testator into signing the will
  • 他人在立遗嘱时对立遗嘱人施加不当影响
  • 遗嘱人缺乏创建遗嘱所需的心智能力
  • The testator made mistakes in the will
  • The testator improperly revoked a previous will
  • Multiple wills surface

如果你正在寻找律师就遗嘱认证事宜的诉讼提出质疑, contact our office. 我们也代表继承人和受益人在这些事务中的法律权利.

NAVIGATING COMPLEX PROBATE CASES IN CALIFORNIA

皇冠手机端下载可以帮助管理死者的遗产,并根据遗嘱将资产分配给受益人. Additionally, 我们还为客户提供在遗嘱认证过程中可能出现的其他问题的帮助:

  • Will contests
  • Probate litigation
  • Post-mortem tax planning
  • Conservatorships for incapacitated or incompetent adults
  • Guardianship proceedings for minors
  • Trust administration
  • Challenging trustees
  • Real estate sales
  • Beneficiary representation
  • Executor representation
  • Challenging estate administrators
  • Bringing or challenging petitions for probate

OUR PROBATE ATTORNEYS CAN HELP

At The Law Offices of Daniel Hunt, 我们理解在亲人去世后,遗嘱认证过程的复杂性是多么具有挑战性. 雇佣一个熟练的遗嘱认证律师是非常有益的. 无论你是需要帮助管理亲人的财产还是有诉讼问题, our experienced attorneys can help. To learn how our skilled probate lawyers can assist you, 今天就皇冠手机端下载的律师事务所,安排您在萨克拉门托的免费初步咨询, Roseville, or Folsom offices.

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