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Probate Attorney in New Bedford

Settling Massachusetts Estates with an Experienced, Compassionate Probate Attorney

Grieving for a departed loved one takes a heavy emotional toll. In addition to making final arrangements, the family must also decide what happens with the real estate and personal property left behind, whether or not the decedent left a will. Probate is the legal process used to appoint a personal representative to administer the decedent’s estate. It’s necessary to have an attorney who specializes in this area to guide the personal representative through the probate process.

If you’ve lost a loved one and have questions regarding the decedent’s estate, contact our New Bedford probate attorney Christine Tennyson of Tennyson LNC. We provide guidance for probate-related matters, including settling your loved one’s estate.

Call Tennyson LNC at (508) 315-6078 if you are in the probate process and require legal counsel.

Should I Hire a Probate Lawyer in Massachusetts?

Finding yourself in probate court is likely an unexpected event for you. A lawyer specializing in the probate of estates is advisable.

A Massachusetts probate lawyer can help you with the following:

  • Preparing and filing probate court documents on time
  • Having a Personal Representative appointed by the court
  • Distributing assets and property to beneficiaries
  • Collecting life insurance proceeds
  • Appraising the property of the decedent
  • Securing the decedent’s assets
  • Settling the debts and bills of the decedent
  • Determining whether the estate owes taxes

Going Through Probate Court? Call (508) 315-6078 for a Consultation Today.

Coping with the death of a loved one is emotional. At our firm, we can help guide you through the probate process to help ensure the wishes of your loved one are respected. We are also available to help you with drafting a will and developing an estate plan to protect your family and how to avoid probate. Our attorney can help you understand your rights and responsibilities as the personal representative of your loved one’s estate.

Contact Tennyson LNC today for a consultation. We serve clients in New Bedford and across Massachusetts.

Why Choose Tennyson LNC?

  • Tailored Approach

    Attorney Tennyson offers tailored, compassionate guidance for each client to help make the process easy and effective.

  • Medical Background

    Christine Tennyson Attorney at Law has extensive experience in the medical profession, so you know you're in good hands.

  • Extensive Experience

    Our Attorney has more that 15 years of experience in the legal field, and had L.L.M. in health policy and law.