Navigating probate in Pennsylvania

The term probate describes the process of distributing the assets of an estate after a person dies. If the person has a will, the court supervises the transfer of property to stated beneficiaries. When no will exists, Pennsylvania probate law determines asset...

Are you aware of the duties of a personal representative?

Perhaps your grandmother has just passed away. In her will she named you as the executor, or personal representative, of her estate. You had not given much thought to the responsibilities you face, but your grandmother died suddenly and now you must act. What are your...