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Best Probate Attorneys in Pasadena
2020

Why These Probate Attorneys?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Pasadena Probate Attorneys on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 47 35 17

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Amity Law Group, LLP

Located in Rosemead, the Amity Law Group LLP offers probate counsel and representation for clients throughout the Greater Pasadena area. The firm has a lengthy history of helping beneficiaries and family members with the administration of trusts and estates and the transfer of property following the death of a loved one. Services are available in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese, and Taiwanese. It also helps families with wills, powers of attorney, trusts, and health care directives.

3733 Rosemead Blvd Ste 201
Rosemead, CA 91770

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Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC

Dunlap, Bennet & Ludwig in Pasadena helps families and individuals navigate the probate process after the death of a loved one or family member. The practice assists with filing a petition for probate, publishing probate notices, noticing heirs and beneficiaries, posting bond with the court, and providing the validity of the will. It also prepares and appraises assets, distributes property, and files other documents required by the probate court. Attorney Thomas Dunlap is a member of the American Bar Association.

790 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Hanlon Law Group P.C.

Located in Pasadena, the Hanlon Law Group PC offers services for family members and individuals who are facing challenges in probate court. In business for more than 20 years, the firm offers general probate court representation for executors and personal representatives as they see to the distribution of assets and transfer of property from a decedent's estate. Attorney Daniel P. Hanlon is distinguished as a Southern California Super Lawyer. Services are available in Mandarin, Cantonese, Spanish, Korean, and Japanese.

225 S Lake Ave Ste 1100
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Henderson, Caverly, Pum & Trytten LLP

Founded in 2001, Henderson, Caverly, Pum & Trytten LLP in Pasadena handles all aspects of the probate process, including administration and litigation, following the death of a loved one or family member. Two of the firm's attorneys are certified specialists in estate planning, trust, and probate law by the State Bar of California. The firm was named a Best Law Firm in 2018 and 2019 by U.S. News and World Report.

301 N Lake Ave Ste 203
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Kevin J. Moore & Associates

Kevin J. Moore & Associates, based in Pasadena, offers probate help for trustees and other vested parties following the death of a loved one. The firm has more than 21 years of experience in probate law. It counsels clients in regard to tax issues, asset valuation, title issues, and asset ownership, and it has experience handling blind trusts. The firm also offers estate administration itself when pre-arranged with a decedent during the creation of a will or trust.

301 E Colorado Blvd Ste 600
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Lagerlof, Senecal, Gosney & Kruse, LLP

In practice for more than a century, Lagerlof, Senecal, Gosney & Kruse LLP in Pasadena has a wealth of experience helping families, estates, trustees, and beneficiaries with probate and estate administration. It also represents beneficiaries and fiduciaries in litigated issues regarding the administration of estates and trusts. The firm has experience administering charitable trusts. Additional areas of practice include family wealth transition, fiduciary support, litigation prevention, litigation and dispute resolution, and tax and estate planning.

301 N Lake Ave Fl 10
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Law Offices of Donald P. Schweitzer

The Law Offices of Donald P. Schweitzer, based in Pasadena, specializes in probate and other estate matters and has more than 55 years of experience in the legal sector. The practice has experience litigating cases in probate cart and handling cases where there is a will in place but no designated executor or there are disputes involved. Attorney Schweitzer is certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization in Family Law, Probate, and Estate Planning and has an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

201 S Lake Ave Ste 800
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Law Offices of Leo L. Young

The Law Offices of Leo L. Young, based in Pasadena, provides probate services to families, individuals, executors, and personal representatives, helping them navigate the complexities of the probate process to finalize a loved one's estate. In addition to probate help, Mr. Young and his staff offer estate planning services, including a three-part system to help families preserve and protect their legacies. The practice offers a free planning session upon request.

530 S Lake Ave # 907
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Mark B Baer Inc

Mark B. Baer Inc. is a probate mediation firm serving the needs of clients throughout the Greater Pasadena metro area for more than 25 years. Mr. Baer and his team help families, individuals, trustees, and executors resolve disputes that arise during the process of probate in California. The firm also helps with mediation in the areas of elder care, guardianships, and conservatorships. Attorney Baer was designated a Southern California Super Lawyer from 2012 through 2018.

301 E Colorado Blvd Ste 514
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Morris & Morris, A Law Corporation

Based in Arcadia, Morris & Morris, A Law Corporation, a family-owned and operated firm offers probate services throughout Pasadena and surrounding communities, including the San Gabriel Valley, Los Angeles County, and the entire Inland Empire. Founded in 1997, the firm advises families, individuals, executors, and other concerned parties in the identification of heirs and beneficiaries, inventory and valuation of the estate, settling debts and taxes, recordkeeping for the estate, and bonding and publishing the estate. They also handle estate planning and trust administration.

150 N Santa Anita Ave Suite 300
Arcadia, CA 91006

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Pasadena Law Group

The Pasadena Law Group and Jan Copley, Attorney at Law, handles the complex process of probate for clients throughout the Greater Pasadena metro area. From the initial filing of paperwork with the probate court through final accounting of the estate, the firm offers a complete range of knowledgeable services for its clients. The firm's additional services include Medi-Cal planning, elder law issues, planning for physicians, business planning, asset protection, and estate planning.

155 N Lake Ave Ste 800
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Primuth, Driskell & Terzian, LLP

Primuth, Driskell & Terzian LLP in Pasadena serves the probate administration and litigation needs of families, entrepreneurs, and small- to mid-size businesses. Its scope of practice includes estate planning, including wills, health care directives, and powers of attorney. It also helps with business law and business succession planning and asset protection. Services are available in English and Mandarin Chinese. Mr. Primuth is certified by the California State Bar as a specialist in estate planning, trust, and probate law.

790 E Colorado Blvd Ste 300
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Slater Cosme, PC

Slater Cosme PC, Attorneys at Law in Pasadena has a dedicated staff that guides families and individuals through the complicated process of probate for trusts and estates. Its practice helps with the inventory of assets, estate expense accounting, and the preparation of tax returns, letters, real property transfer deeds, reports, and notices, among others. The practice also offers estate planning, business planning, and litigation services. Attorney Calvin A. Slater is a certified specialist in estate planning, trust, and probate law.

200 S Los Robles Ave Ste 530
Pasadena, CA 91101

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The Law Firm of Bezaire, Ledwitz and Associates

Bezaire, Ledwitz & Associates APC offers complete probate assistance for clients throughout the Greater Pasadena area and Southern California. The firm provides an array of help for executors and personal administrators, including publishing and bonding the estate, protecting assets, collecting assets, resolving disputes, noticing creditors, selling real property, and making final distribution of assets and accounting to the probate court. The firm is directed by an attorney with board certification in estate planning, trust, and probate law.

482 N Rosemead Blvd Ste 203
Pasadena, CA 91107

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The Law Firm of Kavesh, Minor & Otis, Inc.

The Law Firm of Kavesh, Minor, & Otis Inc. in Pasadena helps executors and administrators throughout the probate process. Founded in 1981, the firm addresses every detail of concern when helping administer the estate and has helped with more than 4,000 estates since its inception. In addition to post-death administration, the firm offers trust formation, trust modification, asset protection, financial planning, estate planning, tax planning, Medi-Cal planning, and other related services.

790 E Colorado Blvd Fl 9
Pasadena, CA 91101

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West Themis Law

West Themis Law in Pasadena is a general practice law firm that handles probate issues for clients in the local and surrounding communities. It has experience dealing with all issues that might arise during probate, including will contests, guardianships, and conservatorships. Managing partner Sally S. Chan was chosen for Los Angeles Magazine's Top Women in California list from 2013 through 2017. Services are available in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Chiu Chow, and Spanish.

2035 S Myrtle Ave
Monrovia, CA 91016

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Wood Legal Group, LLP.

Located in Pasadena, the Wood Legal Group LLP is a mother-daughter law firm dedicated to business and estate planning that offers probate litigation services for those left behind after a loved one's death. It helps families where the decedent dies with or without a will and works to assist the executor or personal representative with carrying out the deceased's wishes. This includes notifying creditors, paying debts, managing the estate's property and assets, and facilitating the transfer of assets.

1199 E Walnut St
Pasadena, CA 91106

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