Experienced Probate Attorneys in Gainesville
Caring Guidance to Help You Through a Stressful Time – (352) 375-5602
While dealing with the loss of a loved one, we realize that legal matters
may be the last thing you want to deal with, but that these legal issues
have to be addressed in order for you to move forward. Instead of facing
the probate process alone, hire an attorney for help simplifying the process
and resolving issues that may arise between family members.
- Our Gainesville probate lawyers can help you with complex matters that include:
- Probate Administration
- Probate Litigation
- Estate Administration
- Estate Litigation
At Swanson Law Center,
our team of respectful and understanding professionals can help you navigate the
financial and legal difficulties ahead. Our Gainesville probate firm can
help you oversee an estate in probate, contest the validity or terms of
a will, or do whatever else is needed to ensure that your loved one’s
wishes are carried out.
What Is Probate?
Probate is a legal process that involves distributing and resolving the
estate of a deceased person. This process is supervised by the court and
typically involves paying off debt from the estate, inventorying assets,
transferring assets to beneficiaries, and other requirements instructed
by a person's will.
Is Probate Always Required?
Whether probate is required depends on many factors.
Probate is required if:
There is a
- There is no will
- The estate's assets are solely in their name
- There are no designated beneficiaries, or if the beneficairies are deceased
Some people try to avoid probate when possible through smart
estate planning techniques because probate can be time-consuming, costly, and stressful
Guidance Through Probate and Estate Matters
We have decades of legal insight to put to work for you, and our commitment
to using modern technology ensures that you have access to us and to the
information you need at all times. We are committed to alleviating your
stress and providing excellent service that is backed by integrity and
professionalism. Whether you are an executor / personal representative,
beneficiary, family member, or other involved party, we can provide the
answers and advice you need and deserve.
Find understanding legal counsel and skilled representation.
Contact the Swanson Law Center to schedule a consultation today: (352) 375-5602