Dealing with the loss of a loved one is difficult enough without trying to handle the probate process.
Probate lawyers at Patten, Peterman, Bekkedahl & Green in Billings, MT, can help you legally verify your loved one's will.
Why should you hire a probate lawyer?
A Probate Lawyer Can Ensure the Estate Is Handled Properly
If certain family members are unhappy with the will, they may contest it, which can lead to a long, expensive process. A probate attorney can step in and help resolve these issues efficiently.
Deal with Debts
In some cases, an individual can pass without enough money in their estate to pay outstanding debts. Our attorneys can help you prioritize certain debts and establish methods of settling others.
Handle Complex Estates
While most executors can deal with simple estates, some cases require a more advanced understanding of local and state probate laws. For example, if the estate contains a business, you may need the assistance of an attorney.
What is involved in the probate process?