Do I NEED a lawyer for probate in Florida?

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99.99% of the time, the answer is yes. Generally speaking, a personal representative must have attorney representation before the probate courts in Florida. “But it’s a simple estate! Just a house and a checking account!” Sorry, that’s not the criteria for a “simple estate” and it certainly doesn’t lay the groundwork for rules requiring representation. Here’s the primary rule: Every … Read More