Losing a loved one is never easy. Don’t go it alone. When routine probate and trust administration isn’t handled properly, long delays in distribution and unnecessary disputes arise leading to costly litigation. Whether you need to probate a will or intestate estate, or you need to administer a trust, the skilled attorneys at Barilari and Williams, LLP have the legal knowledge and experience required to complete the legal work for you so that you can focus on what’s most important to you, your family and their future. Schedule your free case consultation today.
As an Honors graduate from Morehouse College, LeRoy A. Williams chose to pursue a career in the legal profession and was quickly accepted into Howard University School of Law, receiving his Juris Doctor in 1998. After many years of practicing immigration, business, and corporate law, Mr. Williams eventually decided to focus his practice on probate and estate law. For the last 5 years, Mr. Williams has been working with clients throughout Southern California to navigate complex issues related to estate planning including wills, trusts, probate administration, and related issues. Every day, Mr. Williams is proud to do all that he can to help individuals and families make plans for the future.
For over a decade, Anthony S. "Tony" Barilari has been proudly serving clients throughout the Pasadena area. After graduating with High Honors from the University of California, Berkeley, Tony went on to earn his Juris Doctor from the UC Hastings College of the Law in 2008. Tony practiced civil litigation and bankruptcy law for several years before turning his focus to estate planning and probate law in an effort to better serve individuals and families throughout the community. Through strategic planning and sound legal advice, Tony is honored to provide reliable guidance on all estate planning and probate issues, including wills, trusts, probate administration, and more.
Properly administering an estate can be challenging under the best of circumstances, even more so while you are grieving the loss of a loved one. Whether your loved one’s estate requires probate, trust administration, or can be distributed by other statutory mechanisms, the legal professionals at Barilari & Williams, LLP are prepared to guide you through the administration process to efficiently administer the estate.
Probate is a court-supervised legal process for dealing with the disposition of property after death. Many families try to go it alone, and while some may be successful, many are not. If you’ve lost someone and need to probate their will, or their estate in the absence of a will, Barilari & Williams, LLP is here to help you.
Even with an effective estate plan in place, trust administration involves legally mandated notices, tax elections and filings, and often long-term planning. The attorneys at Barilari & Williams, LLP are here to help you navigate the process of trust administration.
Some small estates without a trust can nevertheless be carefully distributed without probate. At Barilari & Williams, LLP, our attorneys can help you secure and distribute the assets of a small estate and to navigate proper disbursements and creditor issues.
With the help of our experienced probate and trust administration attorneys, Barilari & Williams, LLP can help you distribute your loved one’s estate efficiently so you can secure the financial benefits you may be relying on sooner.
Properly handling creditors claims against an estate is essential to preserving the estate’s value and minimizing the stress associated with creditors demanding payment.
Effective probate and trust administration helps avoid disputes and litigation that often arises when family emotions are high. When the legal requirements of probate and trust administration are not performed properly, in a timely manner, litigation often results. Effective legal representation is essential to ensuring legal requirements and deadlines are met.
Whether you are seeking to begin protecting your family and ensuring your legacy with an estate plan, or you need to probate an estate or administer a trust, start by contacting the experienced attorneys at Barilari & Williams, LLP. Our professionals in Long Beach, California are here to provide reliable legal guidance and support at every turn. Call or reach out today to schedule a free case consultation.