Winchester, TN Probate Attorneys
Guiding you through the probate process
No matter the size or complexity of your estate, Stewart & Stewart is ready to handle the probate process for you. Probate is the legal process that transfers the title of property from the estate of the person who has died to the beneficiaries; it also resolves any outstanding debts of the deceased. Probate administration enables the goals and wishes of the deceased person to be achieved while satisfying the requirements of the state government and probate court.
We represent beneficiaries of estates and trusts in meeting the requirements of probate and will contests. We encourage our clients to be as involved as they desire in the daily administration of their loved ones’ estates. At minimum, a thoughtful and valid estate plan includes the following:
- Powers of attorney
Difficulties may come up even after thorough estate planning
If difficulties come up when dividing assets according to your loved one’s wishes, our experienced Winchester estate attorneys are skilled litigators, able to provide steadfast representation on legal matters involving:
- Will contests
- Trust interpretation disputes
- Property distribution
- Asset location
- Outstanding debt determination
- Proof that a valid will exists
- Surcharge claims involving executors, trustees and guardians
- Fiduciary compensation
We are ready to either file lawsuits or defend clients in estate litigation matters to protect your interests.
Consult with our probate lawyers to protect your estate
For legal assistance with your probate matters, call Stewart & Stewart at 931-262-2793 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation. We serve clients in Winchester, Fayetteville, Tullahoma, and surrounding areas.