Probate/Estate Administration

The probate practice includes representation of Personal Representatives for Probate Administration and Estate Settlement in the Charleston County Probate Court, the Berkeley County Probate Court and South Carolina probate courts.  Probate administration can be complicated and we make the process easier.  We assist in filing Information to Heirs, Inventory and Appraisement, Accounting, Proposal for Distribution, and Application for Settlement.

Kouten Law Firm defends Personal Representatives in estate and probate actions.  We provide counsel to heirs and beneficiaries in trial matters including will contests, estate distribution disputes, determination of heirs, right to demand hearing and all probate court motions and petitions.

Call today if you are a personal representative or heir to an estate and you have questions regarding the process of estate administration and the probate code of laws.