Los Gatos Probate Lawyers

As executor of a decedent's estate, you are charged with a great deal of legal responsibility and liability. If you are in this situation, you may be feeling overwhelmed. An experienced lawyer can assist you with administering the estate in accordance with your loved one's wishes.

The Dermer Law Firm provides trusted advice and representation to estate executors, beneficiaries and other parties involved in the probate process. Based in Los Gatos, California, our attorneys assist clients throughout the Bay Area.

Our attorneys will work diligently and meticulously on the estate, working to administer the estate as efficiently and effectively as possible. This includes attention to the following:

  • Collecting and valuating all assets
  • Preparing and filing estate tax returns
  • Transferring or selling property
  • Assisting with property distribution in accordance with the will or California laws
  • Addressing beneficiary questions and concerns
  • Handling will contests and other disputes

San Jose Trust Administration Attorneys

Trust administration can be a complex process. Executors need to gather and distribute property to the intended trustees. As it often involves the loss of a family member or other loved one, strong emotions can be prevalent among all involved parties.

We have the experience and knowledge to assist with all aspects of trust administration. Our goal is to help you to be as streamlined as possible while administering the trust, while also working to handle any disputes that may arise.

Clients also rely on our probate and estate administration attorneys when they need legal assistance in a dispute over a will, estate or trust. Individuals may contest a will if they believe they were wrongly excluded, or if they believe a beneficiary was wrongly included.

Contact us today at 408-395-5111 or by filling out and submitting the online form to talk to an experienced Los Gatos probate attorney about your case.