When you lose a loved one, your life may change forever. While grieving and adjusting to your life after a tragedy, the last thing you want to think about are legal issues. Coping with a death is not easy, but unfortunately, you are expected to focus on these issues will grappling with your emotions. These issues may include probate court, estate litigation, asset inheritance and other legalities. Cross Law APC is here to help you make these tough decisions and take some of the burden off of grieving loved ones. We will use our experience and immense knowledge to help you find answers to possible issues that might arise with the loss of a loved one.
Do You Need Legal Help After a Death in the Family?
At Cross Law APC, we will use our experience and immense knowledge to help you find answers to the following issues that might arise with the loss of a loved one:
- Your deceased loved one may owe money to creditors and they must be given the opportunity to make claims on the estate
- Probating your loved one’s last will and testament
- Administering trusts
- Assessing and paying off any estate taxes
- Managing and transferring property of the deceased while following their last wishes
The majority of people do not know where to begin the probate, will and trust litigation processes when coping with a loss. Transferring property and assets can also be time consuming and confusing when dealing with legal complications. Cross Law APC can help you handle these legal issues to be sure you are making the right choices to benefit your family while still respecting the wishes of the deceased.
How Cross Law APC Can Help You
Here at Cross Law APC, we can represent executors in the will of the deceased and help manage the responsibility for initiating probate and overseeing asset transfers and administration. The trusted executor has a large about of responsibility when overseeing property care and transfers.
Our attorneys can also provide legal help to relatives or friends that believe they should have received an inheritance, that were given a gift or would like to challenge the validity of a will. Our firm can also provide assistance in administering a trust when a death has occurred. Cross Law APC is here to help you in any legal issues that may arise when grieving over the loss of a loved one.