Probate And Estate Administration
After a loved one passes away, most families want the probate process to move quickly and efficiently. This is possible, as long as the estate is handled properly. At Freedman & Grinshpun, PC, we counsel estate executors and families on the correct way to manage an estate in probate.
Lawyers Assisting With Probate In Montgomery County
In Pennsylvania, the probate process is not as arduous as it is in other states. Nonetheless, there are some factors that can slow the process significantly, such as:
- Failing to make tax payments in a timely fashion
- Handling real estate inappropriately
- Failing to be honest with creditors
- Failing to file an inheritance tax return
- Failing to give proper notice to beneficiaries
Our attorneys work closely with estate executors to ensure that all of the necessary steps are completed correctly and promptly.
If your loved one had a trust, probate may not be necessary. We can review the estate to determine what the next steps should be.
When people attempt to administer an estate or navigate the probate process on their own, they often make mistakes that are costly to fix. By working with an experienced Philadelphia estate administration lawyer, you can avoid mistakes and keep costs reasonable.