Three Good Traits in a Probate Litigation Attorney

When a loved one passes away without an estate plan, all hell can break loose within a family when it comes to distribution of assets. Members of the family will be fueled by their belief of how the assets should be distributed. The laws of intestacy, however, must be followed if there is no will [...]

2019-12-06T10:41:28-05:00Friday, December 6, 2019|Litigation, Probate, probate litigation|0 Comments

Unclaimed Property: How Do I Apply?

This has probably happened to you: You wake up ready for the day. You're walking to the office and then all of a sudden you pull money out of your pocket unexpectedly. That's the makings of a great day. Of course, that's something you already had in your possession. What about property not in your possession? [...]

2019-11-15T14:33:39-05:00Friday, November 15, 2019|Financial, Probate|0 Comments

Breach of Fiduciary Duty

Here at The Probate Pro, we litigate issues involving what are referred to a Breach of Fiduciary Duty. Fiduciaries have legal duties to the estate’s beneficiaries and interested parties. These legal duties include duties of care and duties of loyalty. Violations of these duties may result in civil or disciplinary actions, and it is vital [...]

2019-11-11T08:39:38-05:00Monday, November 11, 2019|Fiduciary, michigan supreme court, Probate|0 Comments

How To Probate A Will

Upon death, a will provides the instructions to the probate court and to the family as to who the individual wants to nominate as their personal representative, and how they would like their estate to be distributed. So, how does one actually probate a will? First, the probate court provides supervision over all matters in [...]

2019-11-07T14:33:34-05:00Thursday, November 7, 2019|Probate, Will|0 Comments

Berrien County Probate Court

The Probate Pro has the great privilege of appearing before probate courts throughout the state of Michigan.  Berrien County Probate Court is one of the most enjoyable courts to practice in. The Berrien County Probate Court has experienced and knowledgeable judges that understand probate law. They are staffed by friendly and experienced personnel. Fun Facts about [...]

2019-10-24T10:42:07-05:00Thursday, October 24, 2019|Probate|0 Comments

Calhoun County Review

The Probate Pro has the great privilege of appearing before probate courts throughout the state of Michigan.  Calhoun County Probate Court is one of the most enjoyable courts to practice in. The court has an experienced and knowledgeable judge that understands probate law. He is staffed by friendly and experienced personnel. Fun Facts about Calhoun [...]

2019-10-21T09:01:11-05:00Monday, October 21, 2019|Probate|0 Comments