Posts Tagged estates

What if There is No Last Will & Testament?

Death Without a Will Unfortunately, it is all too common for a mother or father to die without having made a final Will.  It can create some difficulties for the heirs. It can also bring about some serious family conflicts. In Lake County, Indiana, the probate system is fairly typical of those systems across the […]


The Probate Process in the State of Indiana

The Probate Process The Probate process in the State of Indiana and all other states is the lawful inventory, collection and distribution of the assets of a decedent, that is, a person who has died. It is a legal process. This means that the personal property, such as cash, jewels, cars, stocks, bonds, etc., and […]


Rosa Parks Estate is Settled – The Rich Often Leave Wars Behind

Estate Wars Are Real Battles There have been some rather famous estate battles in our nation over the years dealing with the probate of an estate. Most of us recall the long, ardous battle waged over the reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes’ estate. And, who can forget the brawl that went on for so many years […]