Arkansas Trusts and Estates Attorney Guides You Through the Process
Probate law firm in Little Rock protecting wishes of loved ones for more than 35 years
Probate follows what is typically a painful emotional loss. Knowledgeable, meticulous probate attorney T. Martin Davis has more than 35 years of experience in probate law and knows how to ease the stress of probate by guiding executors and beneficiaries through the complex process.
The process of probate
Most executors have rarely if ever probated a will and know little about the process. T. Martin Davis, P.A. can guide you through all aspects of probate, including:
- Filing the will with the Arkansas probate court
- Developing the best strategy for fairly and expeditiously probating the estate
- Finding and collecting assets
- Closing and opening bank accounts
- Transferring assets from the deceased to the estate
- Paying estate taxes
- Valuing, managing, preserving and liquidating the estate
- Locating beneficiaries
- Hiring experts, when appropriate
Valuing and managing the estate
T. Martin Davis, P.A assists executors with the arduous process of collecting, managing, valuing, protecting and liquidating the assets of the estate. The firm has a team of experts available to assist in every aspect of estate probate. When appropriate, T. Martin Davis calls upon accountants, financial advisors, real estate agents, property managers and other professionals to assist with executor duties. He can access expert opinions about unique assets such as antiques, rare books, automobiles and other collectibles for accurate valuation, management and possible sale.
Even in apparently straightforward estate cases, there are sometimes disputes between beneficiaries. Attorney T. Martin Davis’s professional courtroom presence can calm the emotionally charged process of probating a challenged will or disputed executor or judicial decision. When it is in the best interests of a client to preserve cordial family relationships, he is adept at mediating these disputes. When necessary, he assertively defends a client’s beneficiary rights within the Arkansas probate court.
Contact a thorough estate planning lawyer in Little Rock to schedule an initial consultation
T. Martin Davis, P.A. serves clients in Little Rock and throughout Arkansas. Call attorney T. Martin Davis at 501-523-1332 or contact him online to schedule a consultation. He is ready to put his skills to work for you.