Do you have a will?
Without a Last Will and Testament, the Louisiana Legislature and the Laws of Louisiana will dictate to what person will receive your property. Unfortunately, many people either pass into the next life without a will or they executed a Will in the wrong method, therefore causing the will to be null. Creating a Last Will and Testament that his both valid and reflective of how you would like your property distributed is a document that the Lawyers at the Firm of Benton, Benton & Benton that have experience in generating for our clients.
Do you need to Open a Succession?
When a loved one dies, it is important that their estate is passed into the hands of the people who are due the property either through a Last Will and Testament or by operation of law. Knowing the process and following the proper steps to place heirs and beneficiaries into possession of the property is important. Not following the law or a valid Will can result in years in unnecessary expense and litigation. Benton, Benton & Benton has extensive experience in helping families walk through this sometimes complicated process.
How much does a succession cost?
The expenses associated with putting heirs and beneficiaries into possession of property of an estate varies from case to case. It is important to be properly advised on the different methods of passing the property into the hands of the people who deserve it because some methods are more expensive and can take a longer time period than others. Let the attorneys at the Law Firm of Benton, Benton & Benton provide you with guidance and the options available in your case.