Successions and Probate

Baton Rouge Successions Attorney

How Our Baton Rouge Successions Lawyer Can Help You

In the already difficult time of a loved one's passing, legal complications are the last things you should have to worry about. At The Layfield Law Firm, LLC, I offer the high-quality, dedicated representation you need to navigate probate, or successions, with as little stress and expense as possible. Whether you need legal counsel to help you distribute an estate, or you need representation to deal with litigation, you can rely on my Baton Rouge successions firm.

Reasons to Choose Our Succession Lawyer

  • We are known for excellent communication with clients
  • You'll get direct, one-on-one service from your attorney

You are never a case number here. We deliver the personal attention you deserve, devoting our resources to protecting your rights and your loved one's interests. Whether you are confronted by creditors, disputes from possible heirs, or any other legal snags regarding a loved one's estate, I are here to help you swiftly resolve these issues. You can start getting the answers and advice you need when you contact my Baton Rouge law firm.

From simple to complex succession, our attorney can protect your rights in Louisiana court:

  • Successions without administration - This is a straightforward succession process free of conflict between relatives, issues with creditors, or other difficulties.
  • Successions with full administration - This administration process generally arises when the decedent leaves issues that must be handled by the estate administrator such as liquidating assets as needed to satisfy debts, or to liquidate those assets in order to satisfy legacies or other wishes of the decedent.
  • Intestate successions - An intestate succession is what we call a Succession when the decedent died without leaving a will. This could occur with or without a full administration, depending on whether there are any lingering issues that might require an administration. Louisiana law determines whether the spouse, children parents, and/or siblings inherit.

I can deal with creditors, sell property, resolve disputes among relatives, and distribute the estate, whatever is necessary to efficiently take care of the estate. No successions case is too complex for my time-tested, client-focused law firm. When you need legal counsel for any succession matter, I encourage you to speak with my firm at your earliest convenience.

To find the knowledgeable guidance you deserve, call (225) 283-1374 or send me an email.

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At The Layfield Law Firm, LLC, your satisfaction is our priority! See for yourself what our clients have to say about working with us.

    "Beau always responded quickly to my questions, sometimes patiently just listened while I vented."
    As a business owner trying to juggle responsibilities with my clients and in my business, it was important to find someone who understood the value of my time while helping me navigate me through a difficult divorce.
    - Former Client
    "I'm blessed to have had Mr. Beau Layfield representing me throughout my divorce process."
    I contacted him initially because The Layfield Law Firm website specifically listed "uncontested divorce" within the areas of practice.
    - Former Client
    "Beau listened to my concerns and helped me come up with a strategy that worked best for my situation."
    During this process, there were times when I became so frustrated that I wanted to give up. Beau always brought me back to reality and made suggestions to assist with my concerns.
    - Former Client
    "After meeting with three attorneys about my case I choose the Layfield Law Firm."
    Hopefully I won't need a lawyer in the future, but if I do, I am calling Mr Layfield.
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