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Bettendorf Probate Attorneys | Probate Litigation Lawyers, Bettendorf

Bettendorf Probate Attorneys | Probate Litigation Lawyers, Bettendorf

Our experienced Bettendorf probate attorneys are here to ensure your probate matter is handled quickly and efficiently. We handle all areas of probate law including probate litigation due to will contests, trust contests, and we have extensive experience in all estate administration matters.

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Our experienced Bettendorf probate attorneys are here to ensure your probate matter is handled quickly and efficiently. We handle all areas of probate law including probate litigation due to will contests, trust contests, and we have extensive experience in all estate administration matters.

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Why O'Flaherty Law for My

Probate & Estate Administration

Matter?

In this video, our Bettendorf Probate attorney describes why O'Flaherty Law is the best choice for your probate matter.

We Are Cost-Effective!  We are proud to offer superior representation, communication and customer service.  Let us be your trusted advocates to guide you through your estate planning needs.​We Know Our Stuff! Our Bettendorf probate lawyer’s dedication and hard work have earned a reputation for excellent service.

  • We are the recipients of the Avvo Client’s Choice Award in 2016.
  • Kevin O’Flaherty was honored in 2015 by being named one ofSuburban Life Magazine's Best Under 40.
  • We are honored to have received glowing testimonials from many of our satisfied clients.
  • We have achieved an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and have never had a BBB Complaint.

We Are Comprehensive! Probate cases can often require expertise from other areas of including as business, real estate and family law.  Our Illinois probate & estate administration attorneys have experience in nearly every area of law and will work together to ensure all areas of your case are given the attention they need.  No matter what your situation, you will have dedicated and attentive representation for your matter.

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What to Expect From a Consultation

The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

Please contact our friendly

Bettendorf Probate Attorneys

at our nearest location to schedule a free consultation:

O'Flaherty Law of Davenport

201 W. 2nd Street Ste. 400A
Bettendorf
,
IL
52801
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See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.  ​​​

Hours: 9 am - 9 pm Mon - Fri
Saturday 9 am- 9 pm & Sunday 12 pm - 8pm
by appointment

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Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

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Required Parties In Will and Trust Disputes

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In this article, we identify the required parties in Will and Trust disputes that are required in order to proceed to a final decision. We also answer the following questions: What is a “Necessary” or “Indispensable” Party?, Who are the Necessary Parties In Will Disputes Versus Trust Disputes?, and What if a Necessary Party is Underaged?

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When Does an Estate Enter Probate in Bettendorf?

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In this video, Bettendorf probate attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains when a probate matter is required in Bettendorf.

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In this article, our Bettendorf probate lawyers explain the conditions that result in an Illinois estate entering the probate process in Bettendorf. We discuss what happens when an estate enters probate, the potential length of time of a probate matter ans well as the necessary actions involved by all parties.

Read more from our Bettendorf probate attorneys on the requirements that makes an estate enter probate in Bettendorf.

The Bettendorf Probate Process

In this article, our Bettendorf probate attorneys discuss the steps necessary for all parties involved in an estates' probate process. If a probate matter is required, an attorney must take the proper steps to administer the estate and if there was a will involved, the probate process is somewhat different than without one.

When opening a Bettendorf probate estate, the executor's attorney must file several documents to the probate court:

  • Petition to Admit Will to Probate and for Letters of Office 
  • Affidavit of Heirship 
  • Affidavit as to Copy of Will
  • Oath of Office
  • Surety Bond or Non-Surety Bond
  • Notice to Heirs and Legatees   
  • Publication Notice

Read more about the Bettendorf probate process from our Bettendorf probate attorneys.

In this video, Chicago probate attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses the probate process in Chicago.

Bettendorf Probate litigation attorneys

In this article, our Bettendorf probate attorneys discuss the steps necessary for all parties involved in an estates' probate process. If a probate matter is required, an attorney must take the proper steps to administer the estate and if there was a will involved, the probate process is somewhat different than without one.

When opening a Bettendorf probate estate, the executor's attorney must file several documents to the probate court:

  • Petition to Admit Will to Probate and for Letters of Office 
  • Affidavit of Heirship 
  • Affidavit as to Copy of Will
  • Oath of Office
  • Surety Bond or Non-Surety Bond
  • Notice to Heirs and Legatees   
  • Publication Notice

Read more about the Bettendorf probate process from our Bettendorf probate attorneys.

Avoiding Probate in Bettendorf

In this video, Bettendorf probate attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discuss the methods that can be used to avoid probate in Chicago

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Bettendorf Probate Lawyers

In this article, our Bettendorf probate lawyers discuss the estate planning methods available to utilize in order to avoid potentially costly probate proceedings in Bettendorf.

Probate is bad for three reasons:

  1. Loved ones cannot access to your assets until the probate case is completed;
  2. An estate will be significantly reduced by attorney fees and court costs. Y
  3. The administration of your estate will be significantly more difficult for your executor.

Read more about avoiding probate in Bettendorf by our Bettendorf probate attorneys.

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