Making a Will in New Hampshire
A will can help you protect your family and your property.
Intestate Succession in New Hampshire
If you die without a will in New Hampshire, your assets will go to your closest relatives under state “intestate succession” laws.
New Hampshire Restrictions on Who Can Serve as Executor
Learn the rules about who can be your personal representative in New Hampshire.
Make a Living Trust in New Hampshire
Learn how to make a living trust in New Hampshire.
Probate Shortcuts in New Hampshire
New Hampshire offers a probate shortcut for "small estates." This makes it easier for survivors to transfer property left by a person who has died.
New Hampshire's Provider Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Form
A New Hampshire Provider Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) form describes health care wishes for people facing a life-threatening medical condition. Learn how it works.
Avoiding Probate in New Hampshire
Probate court proceedings (during which a deceased person's assets are transferred to the people who inherit them) can be long, costly, and confusing.
Death With Dignity in New Hampshire
New Hampshire failed to pass a death with dignity law that would have allowed terminally ill patients to request life-ending medication.
Burial and Cremation Laws in New Hampshire
Everything you need to know about burial and cremation in New Hampshire.