Navigating the complexities of estate administration after a loved one has died can be a confusing and difficult process. Whether it’s a trust administration or the administration of your loved ones estate through the court process known as probate, we can help.
Probate is the legal process of distributing a person’s assets after they pass away. In Florida, probate involves several steps, including verifying the validity of the will, identifying and valuing the decedent’s assets, paying off any outstanding debts or taxes, and distributing the remaining assets to the beneficiaries. While many probates can be relatively straightforward, the process can be complex and time-consuming, which is why it’s important to work with an experienced Florida estate planning attorney who can guide you through the process and ensure that everything is handled properly. Contact us to learn more about how we can help you with your Florida probate needs.
Trust administration is the process of managing and distributing assets held in a trust after the trust maker passes away or becomes incapacitated. In Florida, the trustee is responsible for following the terms of the trust document, which may include managing investments, paying taxes, and distributing assets to beneficiaries. Trust administration can be complex, and requires careful attention to detail to ensure that the trust is administered properly and in accordance with Florida law.