Mankato Probate Lawyer

Probate is a court-supervised procedure where assets are transferred from the descendant to those entitled to receive them, either by a will or trust or by law. Executors or trustees are charged with facilitating the administration process. With this role comes considerable responsibility and liability, and an experienced estate planning attorney can help to ensure that the administration process goes as smoothly as possible.

Knutson+Casey has multiple experienced probate attorneys serving clients throughout the Mankato, Austin, Owatonna, and the surrounding communities. If you have been named executor or trustee of an estate, we can provide advice and guidance at every step of the administration process, including:

  • Collecting all the assets and getting the list appraised by a referee
  • Paying off debts
  • Selling real property
  • Paying taxes and dealing with any tax problems
  • Handling disputes between beneficiaries
  • Dealing with any trust or probate litigation
  • Distributing assets in accordance with a will, trust or the law
  • Closing the estate

Contact one of the experienced Minnesota Probate Attorney’s at Knutson+Casey today.