Sacramento County Probate Lawyer: Can Beneficiaries Demand a Formal Accounting of an Estate?

An estate administrator has a duty to manage the estate and do so in the best interest of the beneficiaries. However, not every administrator acts in good faith, and even when they do, disputes and discrepancies can make a beneficiary want to know exactly where the assets are and where they’re going.  What duty does […]

Hiring the Right Probate Lawyer in Sacramento

Hiring the Right Probate Lawyer in Sacramento When a friend or family member passes away, someone will be named as the executor of that person’s estate.  Because of the length and complexity of the process that follows, it’s usually in everyone’s best interest to hire a skilled Sacramento probate lawyer.  There are different kinds of […]

How to Avoid the Need for a Probate Lawyer in Sacramento

If you are dealing with an estate that has to go through the probate process in California, your smartest move is likely going to be to work with a Sacramento probate lawyer.  There are cases where very simple estates will move through fairly easily, but there is still a matter of paperwork, accounting, etc. to […]

What Happens To An Inheritance If You File Bankruptcy In California?

A client visited me last week to change her estate plan.  Among the reasons was that one of her children had recently filed for bankruptcy and she didn’t want the inheritance to be taken.  She wasn’t terminally ill or planning on exiting anytime soon, but was concerned about the effect of bankruptcy.  I was able […]

What Does a Probate Lawyer in Sacramento Do?

Oftentimes, a person isn’t even aware of what a probate lawyer in Sacramento does until he or she is in need of one.  Of course, it is a great idea to hire a probate lawyer, often called an estate planning lawyer,  before you actually “need” his or her services so that things can go as […]

Sacramento Probate and Privacy…There Must be a Better Way

Whether you’re famous or not, you may have reasons for wanting your private information to stay—well—private.  Unfortunately, when your estate goes through the probate process in Sacramento, there is little to no privacy afforded to you or your loved ones.  Instead, the probate division of the Sacramento Superior Court will record everything that happens, and […]

California Probate 101: The Basics

Probate is a process that can differ from state to state.  That means that the laws that apply here in Northern California might not be the same as other places.  With such variance in what applies, it’s just good sense to work with an estate planning attorney in Sacramento who will be up-to-date on all […]

Choosing the Right Probate Lawyer in Sacramento County

Probate lawyers in Sacramento are especially knowledgeable in this specific area of law, which means that when you are dealing with an estate that’s going into probate, it makes sense to hire this type of attorney.  The range of tasks that a probate attorney can accomplish will save you a significant amount of time, and […]

Gold River Probate Attorney Explains How to Collect Necessary Paperwork After Your Loved One Passes

As a Gold River Probate Attorney, I know that handling the legal end of a loved one’s death can seem nearly impossible, especially when you are grieving. Figuring out what documents you need and why can be even tougher. But the collection of the proper documents is something that needs to be done after a […]

Free Resources

Download Now Download Now Download Now Download Now Download Now

Associations

     

As Seen On

Elder Council Elder Care Matters Wealth Council   Good Day Sacramento Financial Advisor Fox 40
Sacramento Estate Planning Council Neala     Credit Card Guide The Sacramento Bee  

Life Transition Planning

Contact Us

   
Young Adult or Parent of Minor Children
In the Prime of Life
Concerned About the Impact of Long-Term Care
Handling A Loved One’s Estate
The Chubb Law Firm
1833 Iron Point Road, Suite 120
Folsom, CA 95630
Phone: 916.241.9661
Fax: 916.534.7790
Or use our online form >>
Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Google Plus YouTube RSS