COOK COUNTY ILLINOIS PROBATE ATTORNEY
Illinois Probate Law Lawyer
Even when a trust is in place, the complete administration of an estate often includes going through the probate process. An executor or an administrator of an estate has the legal duty to ensure that probate proceeding is handled properly and in a timely manner to prevent future lawsuits from creditors or unknown heirs or legatees
OUR LAW FIRM GUIDES EXECUTORS IN THE FULFILLMENT OF HIS/HER FIDUCIARY DUTIES
At the Law Offices of Sokol & Mazian, we will guide and advise executors in the execution of his orher fiduciary duties regarding an estate. Our years of experience handling probate cases mean that we are prepared to assist in a smooth probate process to eliminate or reduce disputes between heirs and legatees, and the executor with the primary aim to insure that the decedent’s wishes are properly carried out in the administration of the will.
WE HELP EXECUTORS SEARCH FOR POTENTIAL HEIRS AND NOTIFY CREDITORS
Part of the probate process includes conducting a search for heirs of the decedent and notifying any potentially interested parties. This process may include publication of legally required notices and communication with individuals who might have contact information for missing heirs.
ARE YOU SEEKING TO “AVOID PROBATE?”
Admittedly, probate can be a relatively expensive process but if it has to be filed, it’s also the most orderly and safest way of collecting and distributing assets and carrying out the wishes of someone who has died.
DID YOUR FAMILY MEMBER IN ILLINOIS PASS AWAY?
Are you in need of a reliable attorney to handle probate proceeding? You will be able to rely on the experience and trustworthiness of the lawyers at Sokol & Mazian for representation in Cook & Will Counties. References are provided upon request. Contact the law firm by phone or e-mail.