A Living Trust and Probate

A trust is a legal arrangement where a person, or trustee, manages property for the benefit of another person, or the beneficiary. The legal property title is held by the trustee. The grantor creates the trust and entrusts his or her assets to the trustee for his or her choice of the beneficiary. The grantor, […]

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How To Create an Inventory of Assets

After the death of a loved one it’s up to the executor of the will to create an inventory of the deceased’s assets. This is an essential step in the probate process, and one that must be handled carefully. It’s only by creating an accurate idea of the deceased’s assets that the value of the […]

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More about NC Probate

More About Probate – Durham County Estate Lawyers We have previously talked about what it means to probate a Will. The estate administration process can often sound scary and complicated, which is a reason many people go to great extremes to try and avoid probate court. However, at least in NC, the process of administering […]

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