Probate Attorney in Las Vegas, Nevada

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.

Las Vegas Probate Attorneys

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.

Why Hire a Las Vegas Probate Attorney?

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:

  • Outlining the details of your duties as personal representative
  • Filing the Last Will & Testament with the court
  • Petitioning the probate court for appointment as executor or personal representative
  • Filing an inventory of estate assets with the court
  • Accounting for estate assets
  • Completing tax returns for the Decedent and the Estate
  • Resolving any probate issues that arise
  • Handling the final distribution

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.

FAQ’s

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.

CREATIVE SOLUTIONS TO AVOID PROBATE

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.

CONTACT OUR NEVADA PROBATE ATTORNEYS

Ask around, our firm has earned a strong reputation for effectively handling probate concerns. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.