遗嘱认证 is the legal process of administering a person’s estate after their death. 在加州, 遗嘱认证发生在被继承人死后没有留下遗嘱的情况下, 只有一个意志, 或者把资产留在信托之外.
If you need to administer an estate in the California 遗嘱认证 Court, our experienced probate attorneys can coach you through the entire process.
加州遗嘱认证是出了名的冗长和复杂. But our experienced legal team can help administer your loved one’s estate as quickly and painlessly as possible.
当所爱之人死后没有留下遗嘱, 只有一份遗嘱(没有可撤销生前信托), 或者把有价值的资产留在活着的信托之外, the estate will likely need to be administered by the California 遗嘱认证 Court. 加州遗嘱认证 is the legal process in which a deceased person’s estate is settled and distributed to their heirs.
失去所爱的人会给人带来创伤和极大的压力. After a loved one dies, surviving family members often face difficult financial decisions. Setting up an estate plan early can save your surviving loved ones significant mental, 情感, 还有你死后的经济困难. 尽管如此, probate issues can arise even with a comprehensive estate plan in place if assets are not properly transferred into a trust.
The 加州遗嘱认证 process can be time-consuming and expensive. 在丹尼尔·亨特的律师事务所, our probate attorneys have successfully advocated on behalf of many clients in a variety of probate issues. With decades of experience in 遗嘱认证的法律, founding attorney Daniel A. 亨特 is a California State Bar Certified Legal Specialist in 遗产规划, 信任 & 遗嘱认证的法律. To learn how we can help you with your probate issue, contact our 萨克拉门托 probate law firm today.
遗嘱认证的过程可能会令人不知所措. Finding an experienced probate attorney to guide you through this process is essential. Knowledgeable legal counsel becomes even more critical when a party contests the will or other probate challenges arise. 加州遗嘱法的常见法律问题包括:
- Contested claims or creditors seeking the assets of the estate
COMPREHENSIVE REPRESENTATION THROUGHOUT THE CALIFORNIA PROBATE PROCESS
在加州, many probate proceedings take between 9 and 18 months. 在丹尼尔·亨特的律师事务所, we represent our clients throughout the entire probate process according to 加州遗嘱认证的法律 以及死者的意愿. We help clients navigate all of the following probate 政府 tasks.
The first step in the 加州遗嘱认证 process is to file the deceased person’s will with the appropriate California 遗嘱认证 Court. Our attorneys can help file the will and petition the 遗嘱认证 Court to appoint the personal representative designated in the will. If the deceased individual did not name a personal representative because the will did not specify a person, 那个人已经去世了, 或者死者没有遗嘱, then an individual may seek to be appointed by the 遗嘱认证 Court. We can assist the proposed personal representative in the mandatory noticing to the creditors and the beneficiaries of the estate.
后被任命为, the personal representative is required to gather all of the essential records and accounts. 这方面的遗嘱认证过程可能需要时间, as some assets are challenging to find – especially when the deceased did not keep thorough records. Personal representatives have a legal duty to distribute the assets after petitioning the 加州遗嘱认证 court to close the estate 政府.
After the proposed personal representative files the probate petition, 利害关系人可以对请愿书提出异议. 利害关系人包括死者的继承人, 遗产的债权人, 以及遗嘱中指定的受益人. There are various reasons that an estate may be susceptible to a challenge. Here are a few of the reasons interested parties may challenge a will:
- Another person exerted undue influence over the testator during the creation of the will
- The testator lacked the required mental capacity to create his or her will
If you are searching for representation in challenging an action in a 遗嘱认证 Estate matter, 亚博网赌靠谱的的办公室. We also represent heirs and beneficiaries regarding their legal rights in these matters.
The 亚博网赌靠谱的 can help administer the estate of the decedent and distribute assets to beneficiaries per the will. 另外, we also offer our clients assistance in other issues that could arise in the probate process:
在丹尼尔·亨特的律师事务所, we understand how challenging the complexity of the probate process can be after the death of a loved one. Hiring a skilled probate attorney can be extremely beneficial. Whether you need assistance administering a loved one’s estate or with a litigation issue, 我们经验丰富的律师可以提供帮助. 了解我们熟练的遗嘱认证律师如何帮助您, contact our law firm today to schedule your no-cost initial consultation at our 萨克拉门托, 罗斯维尔, 或福尔松的办公室.