When someone dies, a probate may be necessary. Probate is a judicial proceeding that empowers a person to manage a decedent’s assets. A probate is not always necessary when a person passes away. Attorney Steve Avery can help you determine if probate is necessary or not. If probate is necessary, we assist clients with every aspect of the probate process, including the initial filing to commence the probate, dealing with any creditors of the estate, and distribution of the decedent's assets.