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Best Probate
Attorneys in
Orlando
2020

Why These Probate Attorneys?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Orlando 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 65 45 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.

Akerman LLP

Akerman LLP in Orlando offers probate, trust, and guardianship litigation and representation. It advocates for families, personal representatives, trustees, and executors in a variety of tribunals and courts, helping each client navigate the probate process as efficiently as possible. It takes on complex probate, trust, estate, and guardianship issues. The probate team includes members of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. The Financial Times recognized the practice as one of the most forward-thinking firms in the industry.

420 S Orange Ave Ste 1200
Orlando, FL 32801

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Ayo & Iken

Ayo and Iken in Orlando works with estate administrators and executors in probate court to settle estates as quickly and efficiently as possible after a loved one's passing. The firm has more than 14 years of experience handling probate matters, and it helps with both formal and summary estate administration throughout the entire probate process. Services are available in English, Spanish, and Italian. Attorney Alberto Ayo is a member of the Florida Bar.

7651 Ashley Park Ct Ste 411
Orlando, FL 32835

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Baker & Hostetler LLP

Baker Hostetler is a nationwide law firm with offices in Chicago. Its probate services assist and counsel fiduciaries and other beneficiaries through the complicated process of administering the decedent's estate, particularly if it involves the laws of different states. The firm handles tax issues concerning income, the estate, gifts, and generation-skipping. It advises on maximizing the long-term tax benefits to stakeholders and provides mediation and litigation services in matters of contested wills.

200 S Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32801

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Bloodworth Law, PLLC

Bloodworth Law PLLC, located in Orlando, handles all types of probate matters. Its scope of practice includes charges of undue influence and lack of capacity, will disputes, fraud, duress, and tortious interference with a testamentary expectancy. It also takes on claims of misconduct and breach of duty by personal representatives. Bloodworth Law PLLC was listed as a Best Law Firm in 2020 in U.S. News and World Report. Attorney L. Reed Bloodworth holds AV-Rated Preeminent status with Martindale-Hubbell.

801 N Magnolia Ave Ste 216
Orlando, FL 32803

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Carlton Fields, P.A.

Carlton Fields in Orlando provides an array of probate services for its clients. The firm has 11 offices located throughout the United States. The practice's Estates, Trusts, and Probate team prepares all probate filing for both intestate and testate estates, handles post-death tax issues, prepares and settles fiduciary accounts, prepares federal tax returns, valuates assets, handles tax court petitions and audits, distributes assets or establishes trusts as required by the decedents' plan.

200 S Orange Ave Ste 1000
Orlando, FL 32801

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Charles M. Greene, P.A.

Founded in 2000, Charles M. Greene PA, based in Orlando, is a full-service law firm with a history of representing clients in a variety of different probate and guardianship cases. For more than 25 years, the firm has been providing general probate assistance, including filing necessary paperwork, reports, and accounting for the courts and providing counsel and assistance for beneficiaries and personal representatives. Attorney Charles Green is AV-Rated with Martindale-Hubbell and is a board-certified civil trial expert.

55 E Pine St
Orlando, FL 32801

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Dean Mead

Founded in 1980, Dan Mead Attorneys At Law handles probate cases in the Greater Orlando area and surrounding communities. The practice offers representation for a variety of probate matters, including controversies regarding estates, wills, and trusts. It also handles accounting actions to present to the probate court, and it has a history of handling fiduciary misconduct charges. In addition, the firm takes on cases involving guardianships and appeals for trusts and probate cases.

420 S Orange Ave Ste 700
Orlando, FL 32801

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L. Bruce Swiren, P.A.

Based in Orlando, L. Bruce Swiren PA has been handling probate matters throughout Central Florida for more than 50 years. The practice also takes on out-of-state probate of Florida property. The firm has experience gathering, inventorying, and appraising estate assets, collecting payments owed to the estate, handling estate creditors, preparing and filing tax returns, and distributing assets to beneficiaries and heirs. Attorney Aaron C. Swiren is a member of the American Bar Association.

1516 Hillcrest St Ste 200
Orlando, FL 32803

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Law Office of Adam L. Pollack

The Law Office of Adam L. Pollack, founded in 1996, offers probate assistance for beneficiaries, executors, families, and individuals in Orlando and the Central Florida region. Attorney Pollack prides himself on providing skillful and knowledgeable guidance throughout the complicated probate process. The practice handles all necessary probate court documentation and hearings, handles estate creditors and debtors, prepares and files tax returns for the estate, distributes the estate's assets, and handles all final accounting to close probate.

933 Lee Rd Ste 350
Orlando, FL 32810

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Law Offices of Jason Turchin

The Law Offices of Jason Turchin represents families and individuals throughout the probate process in Orlando, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and Central Florida at large. It has experience administering estates of all sizes, handling estate creditors, preparing necessary tax forms, and representing executors and personal representatives during court proceedings. The practice also handles the sale of estate property and distribution of assets, including the transfer of ownership of property to rightful heirs and beneficiaries.

7380 W Sand Lake Rd Ste 500
Orlando, FL 32819

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Lowndes

Based in Orlando and founded in 1969, Lowndes is a full-service law firm that offers a wealth of knowledge and experience in Florida probate court. The firm also has experience in preparing wills and estate planning, and it is knowledgeable about estate taxes, gift and generation-skipping taxes, asset protection, and alternatives to estate administration. Founding partner John Lowndes has an AV-Preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell and was listed in the Best Lawyers in America from 1983 through 2019.

215 N Eola Dr
Orlando, FL 32801

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Mercedes R. Wechsler, P.A.

Mercedes R. Wechsler PA serves the probate needs of surviving loved ones following the passing of loved ones in Orlando and Central Florida at large. Founded in 2002, the practice has a history of taking on even the most contentious and complex probate matters for its clients. In addition, the firm offers end-of-life planning, including simple wills, health care directives, durable powers of attorney, and guardianships. Attorney Wechsler is a member of the Central Florida Association of Women Lawyers.

1212 E Ridgewood St
Orlando, FL 32803

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Paul, Elkind, Branz & Kelton

Founded in 2003, Paul, Elkind, Branz & Kelton in Orlando helps Central Florida residents with general and complex probate issues. Its experience includes assisting with the sale of estate property, transferring the assets of a business, disputing the validity of wills and trusts, tackling estate mismanagement claims, and contesting wills in court. In addition, the practice takes on cases involving guardianships and conservatorships. Mr. Harlan Paul is a member of the Florida Justice Association.

505 Deltona Blvd Ste 105
Deltona, FL 32725

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ShuffieldLowman

ShuffieldLowman has four Central Florida offices to service its probate clients, including Orlando, DeLand, Tavares, and Port Orange locations. The firm has a history of helping clients appointed to manage the estates of loved ones throughout the probate process, including trustees, beneficiaries, and personal representatives. Its purview includes filing important probate documents, preparing estate tax returns, and seeing to the rightful distribution of assets to heirs and beneficiaries. In addition, it offers business succession planning and estate planning.

1000 Legion Pl Ste 1700
Orlando, FL 32801

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The Elder Law Center of Kirson & Fuller

The Elder Law Center of Kirson & Fuller in Orlando represents executors and personal representatives during probate proceedings. The firm works with clients, helping them meet their duties to the probate court and to the beneficiaries of the estate. It has experience with complex probate cases, including serving as a trust protector and counseling designated parties in special needs trusts. It also reviews trust documents to guide trustees in their fiduciary duties as trustees in these types of special trusts.

1407 E Robinson St
Orlando, FL 32801

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The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan

Founded in 1999, the Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan, located in Oviedo, handles probate matters throughout the Greater Orlando area and Central Florida. The practice is adept at making the probate process as simple and easy as possible for families and individuals, and it takes on both intestate and testate cases. The firm gathers, identifies, and values assets; identifies and satisfies creditors and pays tax obligations; distributes assets as determined by the estate plan or law.

254 Plaza Drive
Oviedo, FL 32765

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Veliz Katz Law

Veliz Katz Law in Orlando serves the probate needs of clients within the Greater Orlando and Central Florida area. The practice offers both formal and summary probate administration, helping families and individuals move through the probate process as efficiently and quickly as possible. It helps family, executors, and other parties find and distribute all property, handle disputes, and finalize the needs of the estate. The practice also helps with end-of-life documents, including wills and trusts.

425 W Colonial Dr Ste 104
Orlando, FL 32804

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