Probate

When a loved one passes away, the last thing you want to do is oversee the administration of legal documents. Not only is your heart not in it, but the task itself can often be overwhelming. The attorneys at Jacobs and King are sympathetic to your situation and will assist you in executing the final wishes of those you hold dear. We have considerable experience in probate courts and with their statutes, particularly in Metro Atlanta. Whether your probate matters are small or the estate is large and complicated, we work to ensure the process of settling an estate is as easy for you as possible. Our experience in probate law and administration includes:

  • Probate petition process
  • Letters of administration and testamentary
  • Acting as Personal Representative
  • Collection and distribution of assets
  • Estate tax, death tax, inheritance tax and gift tax
  • Intestate estates
  • Death transfer and closing of an estate
  • Creditor notifications
  • Publishing of legal notices
  • Liquidation of assets