The Law Firm of JEFFREY BURR is located in Las Vegas, Nevada, and is a seasoned and knowledgeable probate law firm equipped to handle any legal concern related to Nevada probate law. Our experienced Las Vegas probate attorneys are well versed in probate matters and we’re there for you and your family during difficult times. As probate specialists, we are extremely experienced with the sometimes complicated process of going through the Probate Court. Whether you need help dealing with a traditional probate administration, or with contesting a Will, we can help.
Losing a loved one is difficult, and the probate process can be confusing. Probate is the first step in the legal process of administering the estate of a deceased person, resolving all claims and distributing the deceased person’s property to the beneficiaries. At the Law Firm of JEFFREY BURR, our firm’s experienced probate attorneys have been guiding families through the difficult probate process for more than 30 years. Our experience and knowledge of Nevada probate law allows us to effectively guide you through probate administration without unnecessary delay or expense. Whether you live in Nevada or out of state, our compassionate and highly experienced probate attorneys can guide you through the probate process.
JEFFREY BURR attorneys and staff will be with you and your loved ones from beginning to end, from reviewing the estate’s liabilities and tax burdens to ensuring that all documents are filed correctly. We will expeditiously resolve any probate issues that arise, while keeping you informed of our progress. Through every step of probate administration, our attorneys and staff will make sure that you and your family are informed and prepared for any and all important decisions to be made, all while providing compassionate and complete service.
After a person passes away, there is generally someone indicated in their Will that is responsible for working with a probate court. That person then has to legally work on distributing the estate and funds. This endeavor is a complicated process, and a lawyer can help you with knowing the legalities of the process.
At the Law Firm of JEFFREY BURR, we help you with understanding how to navigate the probate process as seamlessly as possible. We can help you determined which type of probate proceeding is necessary and assist you with completing the process. Our Las Vegas probate attorneys oversee the probate resolution process from start to finish.
Probate can be an emotional, time-consuming and expensive process, especially if the decedent did not have a Will or had a poorly drafted Will that is difficult to interpret. You can rely on our over 35 years’ legal experience to guide you through this process and assist at every step including:
We look forward to serving you and carrying the legal burden as you focus on other personal family matters that need your attention in this time of grief.
As a probate lawyer, the questions we most often hear from potential clients are: What is probate? How much does probate cost? How complicated is it? And many more related questions.
Let’s begin with understanding that every state is different, but as a general rule, a full administration should take five or six months. Nevada law does not require the executor to hire an attorney, but it is generally advisable that you seek the counsel of a probate attorney, as with any legal matter, so that you move in the right direction and avoid costly mistakes.
We cover the Frequently Asked Questions about Probate in Nevada in our FAQ’s section.
We are committed to identifying creative solutions to minimize hassles associated with probate. In fact, you may not need to go through probate if a creative solution exists.
Ask around, our firm has earned a strong reputation for effectively handling probate concerns. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.
Attentiveness, flexible meeting times, promptness.
Everyone was professional, friendly and helped us get our Will and Trust updated just as we needed.
Very professional, flexible scheduling, thorough, responded immediately to inquiries, excellent price for services rendered.
Extremely keen knowledge of probate and trust administration.
Rebecca Haines was very professional. We both felt our experience with her was in both of our interests.
Very professional manner in dealing with me. Thorough. Competent. They listened to my input and followed my wishes. Suggested excellent improvements to my previous Washington State will.
Friendly, courteous, helpful in answering questions and most importantly, trustworthy. Mr. Hatch and his paralegal are the nicest people I have ever dealt with. I would recommend them to anyone I know.
They were able to resolve my issue with the IRS completely that I had attempted to do many times prior.
"Very professional on preparing my trust"
"Not feeling rushed. Derek did a great job clearly explaining everything asked of him."
"Helpful and made it easy, very caring about our needs and wants."
"5-star rating in my book. I could never have done it without your office staff."
"Professional staff, listened to requests, answered ALL questions, made sure I understood."
"Handled with the best ease under the circumstances. Very compassionate, however, straightforward, thorough handling of paperwork."
"The staff at Jeffrey Burr were exceptional. They were outstanding and compassionate. I would recommend the firm to others. Thank you for all your help."
"Everybody was friendly and explained things in simple terms."
"I had the feeling that my family and my wishes were important. I'm so happy to know everything is taken care of."
"Revised documents as necessary and was thorough in explaining."
"So nice, yet professional—we are so pleased with your staff and service. Thank you."
"Very competent, friendly, Ms. Haines even stopped by my condo to notarize a statement for Bank of America, saving me a long drive to your office."
"Early on discussion of what to expect. All questions immediately addressed as well as genuine care for my situation."