What We Can Learn from Celebrity Probates Estate planning is a complicated undertaking for everyone and celebrities are no exception. As a society, we typically place celebrities on pedestals due to their massive incomes and the extravagant lifestyles that many of us dream of. Naturally, one might assume they have their finances in check and...
When it comes to contested probate matters, even superstars like Prince can leave behind a complex, tangled estate that drags out for years before resolution.
Not every probate case is as simple as auditing and distributing the assets of an estate. In a contested probate, multiple family members may assert their right to their inheritance, and you need to be ready for that possibility.
While you can technically attempt to navigate probate court without legal counsel, there are a number of pitfalls along the way that can come with serious consequences.
Probate court is a complex legal process with lasting financial and emotional consequences. Many people know they need an attorney's help, but are concerned about the cost of retaining a probate lawyer. Here's what you need to know.
When a loved one passes away without a trust, family members are left to suddenly navigate probate court -- a complicated and intimidating process involving decisions with real financial consequences.