What is a probate attorney? As the title implies, probate attorneys specialize in cases that take place in probate court, and involve the handling and execution of the wills of testators. Essentially, the overarching intention of the probate court process is to make a final legal determination as to the validity of wills, trusts, and other aspects of an estate, usually after the death of a testator.
Nobody likes to think about it, let alone talk about it, but death is a fact of life that has probably already touched each of us in some way. As we progress through life, there will come a time when a relative passes away, and you, or someone in your immediate family, will need to deal with the a