Skilled Probate And Estate Administration Representation
When dealing with the estate of a deceased loved one, it is important to work with an attorney who is both knowledgeable and compassionate. We understand what you are going through, and we are here to help. From our offices on Long Island, Cobert, Haber & Haber Attorneys at Law provides strong legal representation in matters of probate and estate administration. Whether you live in New York or out of state, our experienced team will help you navigate the process as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.
The Personalized Service You Deserve
Probate is the court-supervised process of settling a person’s estate after he or she has passed away. While these matters can be quite complex, a skilled probate lawyer can help you streamline the process, saving you both time and money. Our strong focus on personal attention means you will be kept informed at every step of the way.
The probate process generally involves the following steps:
Proving that the will is authentic (if a will exists)
Conducting an inventory and evaluation of all assets
Settling any outstanding debts and taxes
Allocating assets as indicated in the will (or according to state law, if a will does not exist)
Our team can assist you with all other aspects of estate administration, including estate litigation and kinship (cousin cases).
Planning For The Future
End-of-life issues can be a sensitive topic for many people, but it is important to create a detailed plan to ensure that your assets will be passed to the next generation in a smooth and orderly manner. Our firm also offers a variety of estate planning services, including: