When a loved one dies and they have a trust, the process of trust administration will need to be undertaken. Many lawyers make trust administration appear simple at the time their client signs the trust document without fully explaining what will need to happen after their death.
This is dangerous because often the client never discusses trust administration with the designated Trustee. The person or people that will serve as Trustee need to understand what should happen at the time of death of the person creating the trust.
Let us work with you to help you understand.
When you’re grieving, a complicated legal and financial process is the last thing you want to deal with. But often, that’s exactly what happens when families go through the probate process after losing a loved one.
Understanding the probate process can help keep you from getting caught by surprise.
Who takes charge of a will after someone dies? What happens if someone dies without a will? Is there any way to avoid a lengthy probate process and pile of legal paperwork?
We’ll break it down for you.