Tips for choosing an executor

When you create a will in Georgia, you need to name an executor for your estate. This is the person who is responsible for seeing your will through probate and ensuring that your estate is properly distributed. Their responsibilities will include securing and...

What to know about probate

If you have assets in your estate when you pass away, your estate will likely need to go through probate. During this process, a Georgia judge will ensure that your will is valid and that creditor or other claims are heard. Assuming that your will is deemed to be...

Common and solemn form probate

When some in Georgia dies, their property does not automatically pass to their beneficiaries. Whether or not they have a will, their estate must pass through probate. There is a technical process that follows that requires adherence to all of the details and...

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