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Portland Probate Lawyer

Oregon Trust Small Estate Administration Attorney

Probate Attorneys in the Greater Portland Area

Probate should not be a complicated process. In fact, it should be easy given the complexity of personal issues people are already going through. Preparation prior to these emotional hardships is essential.

The good news is that probate can be a fairly painless, easy process, especially if it involves a relatively “small” estate. That said — having an attorney to look out for your interests while the process is ongoing can prevent unnecessary delays and preserve the wishes of your loved one.

At Helzer & Cromar, we simplify the probate process and work to ensure a smooth transition of assets on behalf of our clients. To schedule an in-depth consultation — call our law offices directly at (206) 957-7273 or contact us online.

At Helzer & Cromar, we handle all aspects of the probate process for people and families in Multnomah, Clackamas, Columbia and Washington counties, including:

  • Identifying and inventorying the assets of the estate
  • Location of heirs
  • Determination of heirs through DNA testing
  • Filing creditor notices
  • Paying legitimate creditors
  • Filing required estate tax returns and seeing that tax debt is paid
  • Distributing the remainder of the estate’s assets in accordance with the will or the intestate laws of the State of Oregon
  • Trust and estate administration
  • Probate litigation

Estate and Trust Administration

Our firm also provides quality legal services to estate representatives and trustees. If you are unsure of what your fiduciary duties, responsibilities or personal rights are, or are facing a legal issue you don’t know how to deal with — we can help you get a handle on it today.

We provide advice and guidance for accounting, tax, and distribution issues, as well as for contested wills, breach of fiduciary duty claims and other situations that could lead to probate litigation.

Talk to Our Lawyers. Call (206) 957-7273 Today.

You can schedule an in-depth consultation about your probate concerns today by calling our Beaverton, Oregon, law offices or by contacting us online.