When you are grieving the loss of a loved one, the last thing you should have to worry about is the complicated probate process, in which your loved one's estate is administered and assets are distributed.
For mourning families in the Daytona Beach, Florida, region, consider contacting Woodard & Ferguson and letting our experienced probate attorneys handle all of the legal work. We are committed to providing families like yours the prompt and caring representation you need during this difficult time with as little added stress as possible.
Making The Estate Administration Process As Easy On Your Family As Possible
If you have been given the responsibility of an executor or estate administrator, there are certain duties that you must fulfill within certain amounts of time, including:
- Ensuring that debtors are given proper priority and paid
- Making sure that all beneficiaries receive the assets to which they are entitled
- Making proper filings to the court and making appearances before a probate judge
Additionally, if there are disputes among family members and beneficiaries over your loved one's estate plan, it will be necessary to have legal representation. Our lawyers are experienced litigators who have represented both plaintiffs and defendants in estate and probate disputes. Whether challenging a will's validity, a guardianship designation or a trustee's handling of important assets, our lawyers can effectively represent you in these sensitive matters.
Speak To Our Probate Lawyers Today
Contact Woodard & Ferguson if you have questions about the probate process, whether you are planning ahead while drafting your will or if you are an executor. Call 386-677-0822 or 888-828-3716 to schedule a consultation at our Ormond Beach, Florida, law firm.