DuPage County Probate Court

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

2020-03-12T08:48:53-04:00Thursday, March 12, 2020|Probate|0 Comments

Kane County Probate Court

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

2020-03-12T08:46:10-04:00Thursday, March 12, 2020|Probate|0 Comments

Lake County Probate Court

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

2020-03-12T08:44:27-04:00Thursday, March 12, 2020|Probate|0 Comments

Three Common Questions About a Pet Trust

Many families around the world have a canine, feline or other type of animal companion that’s in their lives. While there’s no biological relation, they’re often treated like family. When it comes to family, you always want to leave them protected. Through a comprehensive estate plan, you can protect your family and assure your assets [...]

2020-03-06T11:53:10-05:00Friday, March 6, 2020|estate plan, Estate Planning, Trust|0 Comments

What’s it like to be a Probate Lawyer?

“It’s not easy being green” is a famous quote that comes from the iconic Muppet, Kermit the Frog. Why is this quote being brought up? Because while it’s not easy being green for Kermit, it’s not easy being an probate lawyer for us. We often get asked what kind of law we do. So when [...]

2020-03-03T12:30:15-05:00Tuesday, March 3, 2020|Probate|0 Comments

The Basics of Probate: Answering Common Questions

As you can tell by the name of our practice, probate is the field of law which we practice. Because of this, it’s up to us to educate you on the basics of probate. Let’s face it: it’s not pervasively known to people until they’re involved with it. You've probably needed to use Google to [...]

2020-02-28T10:28:28-05:00Friday, February 28, 2020|Probate|0 Comments

Top 5 Probate Related Questions on Google

Let’s face it, not a lot of people are familiar with probate law. That being said, the Internet has served billions of people worldwide as the answer to the questions they have. If you want to learn how to repair a faucet on your own, but have no training in plumbing, what do you do? [...]

2020-02-28T11:00:27-05:00Friday, February 28, 2020|Probate|0 Comments

How to Complete a Probate Inventory

You’ve been appointed the personal representative of a deceased estate in the State of Michigan. Now, it is time to present the probate inventory. First, you need to complete the Estate Court Administrator form for the preparation of the required probate inventory. This form is required under both Michigan statute and Michigan Court Rule. We [...]

2020-02-14T11:34:56-05:00Friday, February 14, 2020|estate administration, Personal Representative|0 Comments

The Role of a Fiduciary in Litigation

A lawsuit is going to be filed on behalf of a minor or incompetent individual, or against a minor or incompetent individual. What do you do? In the State of Michigan, there are specific rules designed around what happens if the plaintiff in an action needs protection in the form of a fiduciary, whether it’s [...]

2020-02-12T10:41:04-05:00Wednesday, February 12, 2020|conservator, conservatorship, Fiduciary, Fiduciary Duty|0 Comments