Probate and Estate Administration
Westfield Probate Lawyer
If you have been named executor of a deceased family member’s estate, either through a will or by probate court, you may feel overwhelmed by the legal responsibility and liability attached to this role. An experienced probate lawyer can help ease your concerns and assist with administration of the estate.
At Nicholas A. Giuditta III, Attorney at Law, we are skilled at handling a variety of estate and probate administration issues, including real estate disputes between beneficiaries, will contests and other disagreements. We provide a high level of personal service to clients, and will work with all parties to reach suitable solutions. If disputes cannot be resolved without litigation, attorney Nicholas Giuditta is fully prepared to advocate for you in court.
Knowledgeable Union County Estate Administration Attorney
Estate administration can be a complicated process. Executors are charged with gathering property and other assets, paying the debts of the deceased and distributing remaining assets to beneficiaries. Oftentimes, it involves the loss of a loved one, so strong emotions can also be present among loved ones.
Nicholas Giuditta, is a Westfield probate attorney with more than 28 years of experience, and is founder of our law firm. Using a personalized and no nonsense approach, he can help you get qualified as estate executor and help manage estate administration duties.
We will work closely with you to:
- Collect, inventory and safeguard all assets
- Determine values for all assets as required for inherited tax returns
- Distribute assets in accordance with the will or New Jersey laws
- Prepare and file tax returns
- Explain and assist with handling any estate taxes and inheritance taxes
- Transfer or sell property
- Transfer stocks to beneficiaries
- Address beneficiary questions and concerns
Sound Advice for Every Scenario
To schedule an initial consultation regarding your probate or estate administration, please feel free to contact us by e-mail or phone at 908.232.2300. We promptly reply to all phone calls and e-mails, usually within the same day. We serve clients throughout New Jersey from our Westfield location.