Trusted Probate Lawyers in Los Angeles, CA

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The Law Office of Alice A. Salvo provides guidance to resolve Los Angeles probate matters as soon as possible. If you are an estate administrator and need help or instruction with the process, we successfully work together and close out the estate of the decedent. This is always done in a reasonable amount of time. Our goal is to assist each client through the probate legal process in a comfortable efficient manner. If you require a Los Angeles probate lawyer or any surrounding city we have a friendly, diligent and professional staff available to help.

What are some benefits of probate?

  • Probate is an established and trusted legal process.
  • Probate makes sure that the wishes of the individual in their will are handled.
  • A person can realize that their wishes will be honored.
  • A person can realize that their case is given the attention and care it needs.

Contact us today. We can discuss concerns, review your case and provide answers! For a free consultation call 818-676-9572.

We assist many families requiring a probate lawyer in Los Angeles, CA that have a probate property and assets.

Advantages of our firm when needing a Los Angeles probate attorney, concerning decedent cases include:

Experienced Probate Attorneys

Over 26 years as a professional specializing in this particular area of the law. Drafting and overseeing hundreds of millions of dollars in California probates and estates. Small or large probate cases - we can help your family, offering an excellent track record!

Excellent personal and professional support. All calls are promptly returned and court appearances scheduled as soon as possible. You initially consult directly with Alice Salvo, one of the unique probate lawyers in the area of Los Angeles, CA with superior credentials, not only a law degree (JD) like typical attorneys. Alice Salvo is one of a select few Certified Specialists by the State Bar of California in probate law with an advanced law degree JD/LLM offering more education and specific knowledge to provide all the best leadership, execution and legal benefits for your family.

Top Rated Probate Attorneys

  • "AV" Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the best rating for exceptional practice of the law
  • Selected by Super Lawyers as a top rated estate planning & probate attorney
  • Los Angeles Magazine published Alice A. Salvo as a Top Attorney in Southern California.
  • Rated superior - a perfect "10" by AVVO

Our commitment is making sure you are informed on all aspects of your case. We stand by you throughout the legal process and work together as a successful team.

Contact us for a free initial consultation, in our office or over the phone, when considering a convenient probate lawyer in the Los Angeles vicinity, offering top notch legal services for probate and trust administration. We can answer your initial questions.. Our experienced legal team will guide you, explain procedures, let you know "the next step" and address all concerns.

Los Angeles Probate Specialists

Do you need a Los Angeles Probate lawyer? We serve all of Los Angeles County Superior Probate Courts. Also, if you need a probate lawyer serving any other counties in California we are a source with many benefits!

Our office is located in Woodland Hills, California, convenient to all of Los Angeles. If you are looking for a probate lawyer in Los Angeles, or a probate lawyer in the San Fernando Valley, we can help!

Our firm represents both executors and administrators of Los Angeles probate estates. If a loved one died with or without a Will, we can discuss how to probate the estate. Our firm prepares all notices and court forms. We handle creditor notices and all statutory requirements ensuring the Los Angeles probate estate is distributed correctly in the least amount of time.

We represent trustees for trust administration including statutory notices and all accounting to beneficiaries. Our Los Angeles probate lawyers represent beneficiaries to ensure the trustee or executor is properly performing their legal duties.

Probate of Will in Los Angeles

When an individual dies with a will the deceased person’s estate must go through the probate process. If a family member has passed away and you are in possession of his or her will, simply call us at 818-676-9572 and learn what steps to take.

Los Angeles Probate Guide - schedule of events

  • File a petition to open the probate
  • Publish Notice of the first hearing and send notice to every heir and named beneficiary
  • First hearing is held
  • Letters of Administration are issued
  • Notice is sent to creditors
  • Assets marshaled
  • Property is sold, if it is required to be sold
  • All taxes are paid
  • All debts are paid
  • The Accounting of Estate and Petition for Final Distribution is filed
  • A Second hearing is held
  • The Order is signed by a judge for distribution
  • The Final distribution to all beneficiaries and heirs is done

At the Law Offices of Alice A. Salvo, representing the client as a Los Angeles probate attorney, our goal is prompt distribution to each beneficiary.