Attorneys For Probate And Trust Administration

Probate and trust administration does not have to be costly or difficult. However, it's important to do it right as mistakes can be costly and result in personal liability.

The lawyers at Chandler and Brown, Ltd., in St. Paul are experienced in assisting personal representatives, beneficiaries and heirs in probate proceedings and trust administration in Minnesota and Wisconsin. We can make the probate process both efficient and effective. Call us at 651-964-6087 for a free initial consultation.

Guiding You Through The Probate Process

If you have been named the personal representative of a parent's or other person's estate, our lawyers can guide you through all the steps required by probate, including:

  • Submitting the will to the probate court for approval
  • Marshaling assets of the estate
  • Determining which assets need to go through probate and which can be distributed directly to beneficiaries
  • Publishing legal notice of death so creditors can submit claims
  • Paying legitimate claims and expenses
  • Paying necessary taxes
  • Distributing assets to entitled beneficiaries
  • Performing a final accounting of the estate
  • Defending personal administrators who are sued

Our lawyers can supervise probate proceedings for beneficiaries and heirs. We also represent beneficiaries, heirs, personal representative and trustees in probate litigation.

Representing Successor Trustees

When estates include trusts, our attorneys can advise successor trustees about their fiduciary responsibilities.

Schedule A Free Consultation About Probate And Trust Administration

To discuss the probate process or trust administration with an attorney at our law firm, call us at 651-964-6087. You can also reach our office online.