New Jersey Probate Attorneys
Probate, in simple terms, is the process of proving that a specific will is valid, as well as administering the decedent’s estate according to the terms in the said will. Probate law is not as simple as it sounds because every situation is unique and can be riddled with possible scenarios that complicate it—situations such as the absence or incompleteness of a will, unexpected creditors, contests, disputes, deadlines, etc.
Going at the entire process alone can be stressful, especially when you’re still in a time of grieving. Make the probate process easier for you and make sure you get the tasks done on time by partnering with the Law Offices of Patel, Soltis, and Cardenas.
Our team of legal professionals and can take you through the entire probate process from start, through complex legal procedures, all the way to end. Our attorneys are experts in New Jersey probate laws and highly experienced in applying them to our clients’ advantage—whether it’s in probate planning or probate work in New Jersey courts.
With years of knowledge and experience, our probate lawyers can give you the guidance and support that you need in locating and securing assets, payment of bills and debts, settling disputes, selling estate property, addressing tax concerns, and so much more.
Call Law Offices of Patel, Soltis, and Cardenas at (201) 354-6641 for a Free Consultation.
Do I Need A Probate Lawyer?
Navigating through New Jersey probate laws, rules, and procedures can be very complicated, which is why contacting a local attorney who specializes in the field may just be the best option for anyone facing probate issues. The Law Offices of Patel, Soltis, and Cardenas is fully capable of providing support, assistance, advice, and sound professional insight to estate executors, administrators, as well as beneficiaries in estate and probate matters.
Whether you need help with the state’s expedited probate proceedings (applicable if the deceased person has not left a will or does not have a lot of valuable property), or with regular probate processes, our probate attorneys are ready and equipped to represent you. We do that by advising and assisting you in the following tasks:
- Locate and secure assets.
- Obtain professional appraisals of the assets.
- Organize, file, and submit the required documents before deadlines.
- Collect and manage funds collected from insurances, retirement plans, etc.
- Address issues concerning the decedent’s bill’s, debts, taxes, etc.
- Settle disputes.
- Distribute, retitle, or sell the decedent’s assets.
The probate process has many aspects to it and along with each aspect come a lot of responsibilities, especially if you are the estate executor or administrator. This can be overwhelming and tedious. Having a local probate attorney whom you trust by your side gives you the confidence and assurance that you’re handling the financial affairs of the decedent with sound judgment and in a timely manner.
Our team of state-licensed probate lawyers are not only knowledgeable in New Jersey probate laws, they are also equipped with the compassion and communication skills needed to connect with clients. We are passionate about what we do and are driven to do our best to address out clients’ needs. We’ve delivered excellent legal service to clients all over the state and we are excited to know how we can be of service to you.
Our Free Consultation Process
We’ve been in the business long enough to understand how important it is for clients to have a genuine connection with their attorneys, especially when it comes to legal concerns as complicated as probate. We totally agree with that. We at the Law Offices of Patel, Soltis, and Cardenas want you to make the best decisions from the very start, even in selecting the lawyers to represent you.
We want to be a legal team that you can trust and build a connection with. Allow us to show this to you through a Free Strategy Session where we do the following for you:
- Thoroughly discuss all of the legal issues that you are facing.
- Review and discuss the various legal defenses and options available to you.
- Prepare and deliver a concise list of the facts of your case or situation. This can be used to interview other attorneys, if desired.
The rationale behind our free strategy session is this: We do not work with clients if we don’t believe we can win for them. So we do a probate case evaluation, review your available options, and if during the session either of us feel that working together on your case would not be the best idea, then nothing has been lost.
Our priority is in winning our clients’ cases, and we look forward to helping you win yours.
Talk To An Expert
Probate cases are tricky, tedious, and in most cases quite time-consuming…and even more so if you’re not familiar with New Jersey probate laws. Our probate attorneys here in the Law Offices of Patel, Soltis, and Cardenas are dedicated to helping clients handle their probate matters wisely through informed decisions, sound professional advice, and unwavering legal support throughout the entire probate process.
Call Law Offices of Patel, Soltis, and Cardenas now at (201) 354-6641 for your Free Consultation.