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Category Archives: Probate

Who is entitled to notice in a Florida Probate?

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In Florida, the process of probate involves the administration of a deceased person’s estate. The individuals entitled to notice of a Florida probate proceeding generally include: Interested Parties: Heirs: Individuals who would inherit from the decedent if there is no will. Devisees: Individuals named in the will to receive specific assets. Beneficiaries: Individuals designated… Read More »

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How Do Probate Attorneys Fees Work in Florida?

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The basics: Reasonable Fees: Florida law requires that attorney fees be reasonable for the services rendered. What is considered reasonable can vary depending on the complexity of the case, the time and effort required, and other factors. Statutory Fee Schedule: Florida Statutes, specifically Section 733.6171, outlines a statutory fee schedule for attorney compensation in… Read More »

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Estate Planning and Probate: A Guide

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When it comes to planning for the future, many Floridians often overlook the significance of estate planning and the intricacies of Florida probate. Understanding the nuances of Florida probate is essential for ensuring a seamless transition of assets and property following one’s passing. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the realm of Florida probate… Read More »

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What Assets are Protected in a Florida Probate?

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What is Florida Probate? Before we dive into creditor protection, let’s briefly explain what Florida probate is. Probate is the legal process that takes place after someone’s passing to settle their estate. During probate, the deceased person’s assets are collected, debts and taxes are paid, and the remaining assets are distributed to the heirs… Read More »

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Probating the Estate of a Loved One

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Losing a loved one is undoubtedly one of life’s most challenging experiences. Amidst the emotional turmoil, dealing with the legalities of probating their estate can seem overwhelming. Probate is the process of administering a deceased person’s assets and distributing them among beneficiaries according to their will or state laws. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll… Read More »

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