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Michael Jackson Estate|Poor Estate Planning Freezes Assets

Michael Jackson died a rich man. But, three years later, his children have yet to see a dime of their father’s estate. Instead, litigation has swirled around the estate, costing millions in legal and other fees. More than three years after the death of Michael Jackson, the trust fund for his children, Prince, Paris, and […]


Opening an Estate in Lake County, Indiana

The amount of time it takes to probate an estate will vary on the complexity of the estate. It can sometimes take years, but an average time is around one year from the date of death, but it is not unusual for the process to take two or more years.