Multi-State Probate | California Ancillary Probate

A People’s Choice has worked with many clients who own real estate in multiple states. This may include a second home, a vacation home or property rentals. Multiple properties usually do not have an adverse effect on the probate process; however, if a person passes away with property in more than one state, this often [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:27-08:00January 27th, 2017|Probate|Comments Off on Multi-State Probate | California Ancillary Probate

Notice Requirements in Probate

In California, when probating a will, all interested parties must be notified. The notice requirements in probate vary from case to case but basically include all interested parties such as beneficiaries, heirs, and the estate’s creditors. In addition, special notice may be required to various governmental agencies such as the Department of Healthcare Services and [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:31-08:00December 29th, 2016|Probate|Comments Off on Notice Requirements in Probate

File Probate in Orange County

At A People’s Choice, we can help you file probate in Orange County. Hiring an Orange County probate attorney is expensive. This is in large part due to the statutory fees Orange County probate attorneys can charge for high valued estates. Attorneys are not paid based on how complex the probate case is, but rather [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:36-08:00November 11th, 2016|Probate|Comments Off on File Probate in Orange County

Handling Creditor Claims in Probate

The Letters issued by the Court grant authority to the Personal Representative to administer a decedent's estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act. The court can grant the representative Full or Limited Authority. This authority includes a wide range of rights and responsibilities, one of which is handling creditor claims in probate. How to [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:45-08:00July 8th, 2016|Probate|Comments Off on Handling Creditor Claims in Probate

How to Get a Copy of a Will

If you are involved in a loved one’s estate, you may be wondering how you can get a copy of their will. If your loved one is still living, it may be difficult to get a copy of their will unless they willingly provide it to you. This is because the will is considered personal [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:54-08:00May 10th, 2016|Estate Planning|Comments Off on How to Get a Copy of a Will

Probate Cost Savings Calculator

Using our non-attorney probate services instead of an expensive attorney can save the beneficiaries and the estate thousands of dollars! To find out what your exact savings will be based on the value of the estate, click this link to use our probate calculator. Get help with your California probate documents today! A People’s Choice [...]

By |2020-04-08T11:39:32-07:00February 28th, 2016|Probate|Comments Off on Probate Cost Savings Calculator