How Does The Probate Process Begin?
Usually, the probate proceeding is initiated in the county of the decedent’s legal residence at the time of their death. If there is a Will... The original copy of decedent’s will is submitted to court along with a petition or application to probate the will and appoint a personal representative. The will typically nominates a personal representative. If there is not a Will... If there is no will, a person with priority of appointment must submit a petition or application req