Attorney Dean Patrick is a Wayne County probate lawyer serving clients in Metro Detroit. Get the legal counsel you need during this difficult time. The Law Office of Dean E. Patrick, PLLC works hard to provide you with the legal expertise that can make a huge difference in the overall outcome of your case. Whether there was a valid will or the decedent passed without one, we can help. If a person died without a will the probate laws of Michigan govern how the estate is to be administered. If you would prefer to make your own plan, contact us to discuss your estate planning goals.
- Free Consultation
- Trusted Legal Advice and Representation
- Wayne County Probate Lawyer with Experience
The essential steps in the probate process include:
- Petition the Court for appointment of a Personal Representative
- Identify and inventory estate property
- Pay estate debts and taxes
- Distribute remaining property per the terms of the will (testate) or Michigan statute (intestate)
- Filing Appropriate tax returns
A trusted lawyer is vitally important if there is any concern in the validity of a will or trust, the interpretation of the will or trust, or the actions of individuals acting on behalf of the deceased or any litigation or administration set in the probate courts. Probate lawyer, Dean Patrick, answers any questions you have and works hard to resolve issues in a timely manner. Hiring the right attorney can make all the difference. Take advantage of our firm’s years of experience and we’ll get you through the probate estate administration or contested probate matter.
You can count on Attorney Dean Patrick when you need and an experienced Wayne County probate lawyer. Mr. Patrick specializes in probate law and has years of experienced representing clients in Metro Detroit, Michigan. Get the support and legal expertise you’ll need during this critical time. We will help you every step of the way and guide you through the probate courts in Michigan to resolve your case.