What is Probate of a Decedent’s Will ?

Probate and Estate Administration

Making Estate Administration and Probate Simple

I can help you deal with probate of a will in a decedent’s estate. Handling the affairs of someone who has dies is not  an easy process. I can take you through the steps necessary to have a will officially recognized. Next, I will assist in the distribution of the estate assets and work out disagreements between the parties in interest. If issues arise during the estate or probate process, you need an experienced estate administration and probate attorney to help you get through this difficult time. The Wilkes-Barre, PA Law Office of C. Stephen Gurdin, Jr. has the experience you need and the skills necessary to succeed in having a favorable outcome.

I work with clients to resolve all issues in dealing with estate matter and probate.
I have a strong understanding of these practice areas, an extensive track record of success in estate and probate cases, and a clear understanding of what you are going through. Let me help you get through this process as easily as possible.

What is Probate?

Probate is the process that encompasses the steps in the establishment of a will’s validity. It is also known as the admittance of a will, so that a will may be administered in a court proceeding. The term “probate” can also be used to refer to an estate’s administration subject to a court’s jurisdiction. The court must determine whether or not the deceased had a properly legal will in order to begin transferring the assets to the beneficiaries.
In order to begin the process of estate administration, the probate process has to happen first. Should any issues come up, I can help straighten out the following:
· Probate litigation
· Personal representative (executor) malfeasance
· Guardianship litigation
· Will contests
· Trustee malfeasance
· Trust litigation
· Undue influence in the creation of a will or trust

The help of an experienced Wilkes-Barre estate lawyer can provide families facing the frustration and anxiety of loss help to execute the estate plan of their loved one or oversee the distribution of their estate. Having Attorney Gurdin by your side can ensure that things will be taken care of in an efficient, and timely, manner.
To make sure that you are protected, it is crucial that you contact skilled and experienced Attorney C. Stephen Gurdin Jr. a Pennsylvania Estate Planning lawyer.

Call Attorney C. Stephen Gurdin Jr. at his Gurdin Law Wilkes-Barre Scranton Pennsylvania area office today, 570.826.0481 toll free 1.800.221.0618.email Stephen@gurdinlaw.com to schedule a free consultation
Regular Office hours 2:30 and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday by appointment. Earlier appointments available upon request