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Probate and Trust Administration Services

At Compass Rose Law Firm, we understand that probate and trust administration can be a complex and overwhelming process.  Our experienced team is here to guide you through every step, ensuring that your loved one's whishes are carried out smoothly and efficiently.

Probate Administration

Whether with or without a will, probate is the legal process of administering the estate of a deceased person, resolving claims, and distributing the deceased person's property under a will.  Our team is well-versed in probate laws and can assist you with:

  • Filing the will with the appropriate probate court

  • Notifying heirs and creditors

  • Inventorying and appraising the deceased person's assets

  • Paying debts and taxes

  • Distributing assets according to the will or state law

We strive to help you navigate the probate process as seamlessly as possible, allowing you to focus on honoring your loved one's memory.

Trust Administration

Trust administration involved managing and distributing assets held in a trust according to the terms of the trust document.  Our team can help trustees navigate the complexities of trust administration, including:

  • Understanding the terms of the trust 

  • Identifying and valuing trust assets

  • Notifying beneficiaries

  • Resolving disputes among beneficiaries

  • Distributing assets according to the trust terms

Whether you are a trustee or a beneficiary, we are committed to ensuring that the trust administration process is carried out efficiently and in accordance with the law.


Why Choose Us

At Compass Rose Law Firm, we combine our legal expertise with compassion and understanding to provide personalized service to our clients.  We are dedicated to helping you navigate the complexities of probate and trust administration, and we will work tirelessly to protect your interests and achieve the best possible outcome.




(605) 721-3958



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