California Probate Attorney Explains Who can be a Personal Representative

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7th Feb 2013

When a person dies, legal mechanisms are set in motion to initiate the distribution of the estate.  One such mechanism is probate where the court oversees the distribution of the estate. During probate, a “personal representative” is appointed by the … more

California Probate Attorney Suggests Mediation as a Way to Shorten Probate

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28th Jan 2013

Probate is a process by which the courts oversee the transfer of the estate from the deceased owner to his beneficiaries.  Since the process can be time-consuming and costly, individuals do their estate planning with a view to avoiding probate.  … more