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Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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818-853-2597

We Have Answers! Estate Planning, Probate, Wills & Trusts. Superior Credentials. Excellent Results.

Writing an estate plan is an important event in a person's life and provides for the designated distribution of your assets, takes care of your affairs, how your assets will be distributed and your medical directives. Similarly, probating an estate can devolve if an estate plan or will is not established. While these matters can be difficult to deal with, it is an …

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The Law Office of Theresa L. McConville

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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805-330-6160

When It Comes To Your Family, Your Property and Your Well-Being, Estate Planning is a Critical Means of Preserving Your Wishes.

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Robert L. Wishner, Attorney at Law

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

714-922-5610

Estate and Asset Retention Takes Planning

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Law Office of Michael R. Weinstein A.P.C.

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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714-984-6920

Do you Need Advice on Probate, Trust Administration, or Estate Planning? Call Us Today to Achieve the Best Outcome for Your Situation

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The Law Offices of William S. Dunlevy

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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805-330-1950

Providing Outstanding Legal Representation and Results to Clients throughout California in the areas of Estate Planning, Trusts and Wills, Probate and Trust Administration

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Thomas Gray, Attorney at Law

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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Helping You Prepare Your Family for the Future

While thinking about a time when you will no longer be around is not necessarily pleasant, it is important, especially for those you will leave behind. The more plans you have in place in terms of the distribution of your estate, the easier it will be on your family in the long run. Having the required probate documents drawn up, such as a will, power of attorney and …

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Frisella Law, APC

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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Nett & Nett, P.C.

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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“Putting the Law and All of Our Resources at Your Disposal”
We Will Guide You through the Estate Planning Legal Process to Accomplish Your Goals and Protect You from Unnecessary Court Proceedings

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Law Office of Raymond L Stuehrmann

Wills Lawyer | Serving Hollywood, CA

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Exprienced Estate Planning and Compassionate Probate Representation. Serving Ventura County, Southern Santa Barbara, and the San Fernando Valley

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Do I Really Need a Lawyer for My Will?

A will is a legal document that allows a person to decide how property and assets will be distributed after death. If a will does not exist, the state's probate court disburses the person's belongings according to intestacy laws.

What a Will Attorney Does

Although you can write a will without the benefit of legal counsel, the best course is to consult a Hollywood wills attorney. The attorney can draft your will to ensure it is legal, that your wishes are honored, and anticipate contingencies that could prevent the will from being challenged.

What sort of issues can I seek legal help with?

Specialized legal help is available for most legal issues. Each case is unique; seeking legal help is a smart first step toward understanding your legal situation and seeking the best path toward resolution for your case. An experienced lawyer understands the local laws surrounding your case and what your best legal options might be. More importantly, there are certain situations and circumstances - such as being charged with a crime - where you should always seek experienced legal help.

The Importance of a Good Consultation

The goal of an initial consultation is to find an attorney you are comfortable working with and someone who can help you understand your options under the law. Seek to understand the relevant legal experience the attorney brings to your case. While it is not realistic to expect an attorney to resolve your legal issue during an initial consultation, you should gain a level of comfort with his/her ability to do so. A good consultation can clarify issues, raise pertinent questions and considerations for your case, and help you make an informed decision towards resolving your legal issue.

How to Find the Right Attorney

  • Determine the area of law that relates to your issue. Attorneys specialize in specific practice areas around legal issues within the broad field of law.
  • Seek out recommendations from friends, family, and colleagues. A successful attorney or practice will typically have many satisfied clients.
  • Set up consultation appointments to get a better understanding of your case as well as gauge your comfort level with different attorneys. Find the attorney who is the right fit for your needs.

Common legal terms explained

Plaintiff - a person or party who brings a lawsuit against another person(s) or party/parties in a court of law. Private persons or parties can only file suit in civil court.

Judgment - A decision of the court. Also known as a decree or order. Judgments handed down by the court are usually binding on the parties before the court.

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