Probate

Formal or informal probate proceedings, with or without Will: services include preparation of all court documentation, assistance with all procedural matters, from appointment of personal representative, identification and collection of assets, creditor matters, tax matters, distribution and transfer of assets and closing procedures.
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Additional costs include:
Court filing fee in Pima County (varies in other Arizona counties)$193.00
Publication of Notice to Creditors varies$40.00
Certified court documents varies with page costs$27.50
Recording fees vary by county, asset transfer fees on vehicles and securities vary by agency.
Procedural assistance only -- on any probate proceeding: for those individuals who wish to complete the probate forms themselves; service includes a review of completed forms for compliance with court requirements and procedural instruction and information as necessary.hourlyrate
Affidavit for Collection of Personal Property to collect property such as bank accounts or wages: (also known as a Small Estate Affidavit in some places) service includes preparation of Affidavit and direction letter to bank or other company explaining affidavit procedure and supplying statutory information.
$175.00
Affidavit for Collection of Personal Property to collect property such as stocks or other securities: (also known as a Small Estate Affidavit in some places) service includes preparation of Affidavit for Collection, stock/bond power, affidavit of domicile, W-9 tax form and direction letter to transfer agent explaining affidavit procedure, supplying statutory information and appropriate transfer documentation.
$250.00
Affidavit of Succession to Real Property: includes preparation of Affidavit of Succession and related court documents, obtaining and filing certified document with County Recorder to effect title transfer.
$300.00
Additional costs include:
Court filing fee in Pima County (varies in other Arizona counties)$193.00
Certified court copies (estimate)$30.00
County recording fees vary$15.00