How to Find an Excellent Lawyer
Follow these steps to find a good lawyer to help you with your legal issue.
Making a Will: Are Lawyers Optional?
Most people don't need a lawyer to make their will. Here's why.
How Much Will a Lawyer Charge to Write Your Will?
Depending on where you live and how complicated your family and financial circumstances are, a lawyer may charge anything from a few hundred to several thousand dollars for a will.
Working With an Estate Planning Lawyer
When you hire a lawyer to help you with your estate planning, both you and the lawyer should work at keeping your working relationship efficient and productive.
Written Fee Agreements With Your Estate Planning Lawyer
Many estate planning lawyers send new clients a standard “engagement letter,” setting out the basics of what the lawyer will do and how much it will cost.
Will You Need to Hire a Probate Lawyer?
If you read the conventional advice for executors, the first step is usually “hire a lawyer.” But not every executor needs professional help.
Finding the Right Probate Lawyer
If you’re taking on the job of executor, you may well want to hire a lawyer, either to answer a few questions or to handle a probate administration.
Working With a Probate Lawyer
If you're the executor of an estate, here are some tips for a successful working relationship with a probate lawyer.
Probate Lawyers' Fees and Billing
How much will it cost to hire a lawyer to handle your probate case?
Estate Planning Lawyers
If you want to talk to a lawyer about your estate planning options, start here.