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Offering Expert Wills and Probate Guidance

At THE LAW OFFICE OF STEPHEN M. DODD, our probate law services are designed to provide caring and compassionate counsel for sensitive matters concerning wills and probate. We can address concerns and provide insights into various probate, wills, and estate matters, including:

  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty

  • Intestacy and Community Property

  • Estate Administration

  • Estate & Probate Litigation

  • Guardianship

  • Trust Litigation

  • Trust Administration

  • Will Contests

Swift and Cost-Efficient Resolutions

We aim to reach a prompt and cost-efficient resolution when addressing legal matters. We recognize the emotional nature of wills and probate and aim to achieve amicable agreements without resorting to judges or juries. We are fully equipped to conduct a thorough and effective legal campaign within a courtroom for the best possible outcome.

Probate Process Overview

Simply put, probate is the distribution process of a descendant's assets. The probate process typically commences with the named executor presenting the will to a judge for a formal appointment to oversee the estate. Whether you're an executor seeking guidance or an individual looking to secure rightful assets from a descendant's estate, THE LAW OFFICE OF STEPHEN M. DODD is here to assist.

Compassionate Support in Times of Loss

Dealing with the loss of a loved one is heart-wrenching, and our office strives to alleviate stress by offering sound counsel based on years of experience in wills and estates. For over two decades, we've assisted clients with the best services.

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Get Guidance in Probate

With a keen understanding of probate issues, we are ready to assist you during challenging times. Please call our office to schedule a meeting and discuss your situation.