Probate is the process where a person's estate and assets are verified and distributed after they have passed away. It is handled in the Jefferson County probate court and the chosen executor of the estate is tasked with carrying out either the court orders or the wishes of the deceased. There are many myths and misinformation floating around regarding probate in Colorado. Let's answer some of the frequently asked questions about probate.
Adoption in Wheat Ridge and Jefferson County is the process of taking in a non-biological child and legally making them a part of your family. It is a complicated process that can take a lot of time and patience to get through but is totally worth it in the end. Having an experienced adoption attorney to help you through the process can help alleviate the stress involved with the paperwork and allow you a personal resource for any questions and issues that may arise. At the Pearman Law Firm, we have overseen many adoptions and know what people are wondering when they first begin the process. That's why we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions and answers to those questions to help you better understand as you begin this process.