Our Downers Grove probate litigation, dispute & claim attorneys understand that probate cases need to be handled with experience and care in a timely manner.
Please contact our friendly
Downers Grove Probate Litigation, Disputes & Claims Attorneys
at our nearest location to schedule a free consultation:
See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.
"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional..."
"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with..."
Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!
An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.
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.
Downers Grove probate litigation attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains how to file a probate claim and what goes into filing one.
Our Downers Grove probate claims attorneys explain how probate claims in Illinois work. In probate cases, the administrator or executor of the estate is responsible for utilizing the assets of the deceased to pay for any liabilities of the estate. If someone has a cause of action against the estate, they can file a claim against the estate. In this article, our Downers Grove probate claims attorneys explain the deadline to file a probate claim, how to file a claim, and how probate claims are resolved.
Downers Grove probate dispute attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses the Illinois Dead-Man's Act, which bars testimony relating to conversations with deceased individuals if the testimony benefits the witness.
In this article, our Downers Grove probate litigation attorneys explain the Illinois Dead-Man's Act. The Illinois Dead-Man’s Act is a statute that prevents parties to litigation from testifying about their own conversations with a deceased person if that conversation would provide evidence beneficial to the party testifying. This article explains how this act affects probate dispute cases and some exceptions to the act.
Downers Grove probate litigation attorney Kevin O"Flaherty covers proof of will hearings also known as will prove-ups.
Our Downers Grove probate dispute lawyers explain formal proof of will hearings in disputed probate cases. The purpose of a formal proof of will hearing is to require the executor to show that the will was properly executed and witnessed. We explain the difference between proof of will hearings and will contests, and describe with what happens at the formal proof of will hearing. We also go into detail regarding the deadline to file a formal proof of will hearing and the standard of proof required to succeed in a formal proof of will hearing.