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FAQs About Probate

FAQs About Probate Law in Florida Funeral Arrangements and Expenses If not otherwise specified in a will, the surviving spouse or next of kin has a “legitimate claim of entitlement” to possession of the body of a deceased person for the purposes of burial and internment. This means that the decedent’s spouse, if surviving, and,...


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Probate Checklist

Florida Probate Checklist Estate Information Checklist and Information Sheet* As one might expect, there is a great deal of information necessary in order to begin and complete the Florida probate process. The following is an information check list published by the Florida bar that is useful when wondering where to begin. The Decedent Full name...

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