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Estate and Probate Attorney

Our experienced Michigan & Illinois small business attorneys can help you with the following for affordable flat fees:

MICHIGAN & ILLINOIS ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEY

For a low flat fee, our qualified Michigan or Illinois estate planning attorneys will:

  • Provide legal advice
  • Gather necessary information
  • Complete a simple will
  • Complete a financial power of attorney
  • Complete a medical power of attorney
  • Schedule a signing ceremony with a local attorney / notary public

Additional services at low costs: 

  • Add a spouse or quit claim deed
  • Filing with the county probate court

Please contact us for a free consultation with a local estate-planning attorney regarding your estate planning needs. 

See our article: Understanding Legal Fees and Payment Plans

MICHIGAN & ILLINOIS TRUST ATTORNEY

Simple revocable trusts can be powerful estate planning tools. Contact us to discuss whether a trust could be right for you. Our experienced trust attorneys can prepare a simple revocable trust for a low flat-fee, including:

  • Legal advice
  • Gathering necessary information to create trust
  • Completing one revocable trust
  • Creating one pour-over will
  • Drafting up to two quit-claim deeds for property
  • Schedule a signing ceremony with a local attorney / notary public

Additional services at low costs:

  • Add a spouse or quit claim deed
  • Filing Trust with county probate court
  • Filing with the county Register of Deeds

See our article: Understanding Legal Fees and Payment Plans

MICHIGAN & ILLINOIS PROBATE ADMINISTRATION ATTORNEY 

Regardless of whether a will is contested or other complications arise, navigating the probate process can be daunting. Our qualified Michigan & Illinois attorneys are here to help you navigate the probate system. Contact us for more information on how our local lawyers can assist you through the probate process.

Simple Probate

Our qualified probate attorneys can help you for a low flat-fee with the following services:

Open probate:

  • Legal advice
  • Gather information
  • Complete required probate paperwork to open an unsupervised, uncontested estate
  • Filing with the probate court
  • Obtaining letters of personal authority
  • Publishing required notices in county legal newspapers
  • Notifying beneficiaries

Court fees and legal news publication are additional. 

Close probate:

  • Legal advice
  • Completion of closing documents, including inventory
  • Communications with court on your behalf
  • Sending documents to all parties and probate court as required.

Inventory fees are additional.

See our article: Understanding Legal Fees and Payment Plans

Complex or Contested Probate

Our contested probate services require an additional reasonable advance fee deposit plus a monthly payment plan. Our qualified Michigan & Illinois probate attorneys will provide:

  • All services in our simple probate package, above
  • Three hours of additional legal work for dealing with complexities (improperly executed wills, improperly named personal representatives, will contests)