Estate Administration

The Role of an Estate Administration Lawyer

An estate administrator basically ensures that all stipulations in a will are carried out in a timely manner. Other estate administration duties include:

  • Collecting any income that is owed to the estate;
  • Paying any outstanding debts, including income taxes;
  • Withholding any inheritance taxes; and,
  • Distributing the remaining financial assets to the rightful beneficiaries.

If you have been chosen as an executor or estate administrator for someone’s estate, the lawyers at Helms Robison Lee & Bennett, PA can assist you with the process. Or, if you are looking for a trusted agent to act as your administrator, our attorneys will be happy to assist you. Contact us today, and we’ll help you navigate the process.