Probate & Estate Law Attorney in Bangor, ME
Probate Court to Pay Back Creditors
Probate court is the combination of wills, trusts, estates, and other laws that are taken to a specialized court. In this court, the debts and property are looked at and the judge makes sure that the creditors are paid, and the remaining assets are given to those specified in the deceased’s will. The probate court adds a level of difficulty and complexity to situations that are already stressful. If you are dealing with a loved one’s estate or trying to get guardianship due to family member’s failing health, Winchell Law & Associates can handle the legal issues. In the stress of probate court, we want to let you focus on what is really important.
Probate Court for Issues Relating to Older Family Members
Probate court, while dealing with creditors and debts, also deals with probate of an estate, guardianship, conservatorship, and adoption. Probate of an estate is that process of looking at an estate and paying creditors back with some of the assets. Probate court also deals with guardianship and conservatorship, when the health of a loved one is failing, you can become their guardian, or in the cases of minors, seek to apply for adoption. This enables you to make the healthcare and financial decisions for this family member. Winchell Law & Associates will help you with all these legal proceedings in probate court to allow you to continue living a wonderful life with your family.
Call Winchell for Legal Services Related to Probate Law
Winchell Law & Associates can help you with these processes as much or as little as you would like. We have extensive experience with probate court and dealing with estates, guardianship, and adoption. We will help you in any way that you specify, from answering a simple question to stepping in and representing you in court. Call Attorney Winchell at Winchell Law & Associates for assistance in probate court.