Probate and Trust Administration - Thorp Purdy Jewett Urness & Wilkinson, P.C.
Probate and Trust Administration
Probate refers to the administration of an estate when an individual passes away. This can be a challenging process, particularly when the decedent does not have an estate plan in place or the estate is in dispute by that person's loved ones.
For individuals who plan for their death by establishing a trust, our attorneys can assist the trustee or successor trustee in complying with their fiduciary obligations. It is important for individuals serving in these capacities to work with an experienced attorney who can provide advice on how to best preserve assets, deal with taxation, and ensure the trust is administered In accordance with the law.
At Thorp Purdy, we help individuals and families deal with complex estate administration proceedings throughout Oregon. Our attorneys are highly skilled in asking the right questions and bringing clarity to the overwhelming legal issues, particularly during a time that can be highly emotional.