Simple missteps can derail a probate, delay distributions, and drag out the process for years. Our seasoned attorney faculty have created a roadmap for you to follow, so that every step, every task is accounted for and scheduled. Get solid support for your probate practice - register today!
Get a rules update from experienced probate attorneys.
Walk through a detailed checklist of executor tasks to help you stay on track.
Find out what to look for in estate planning documents before opening the probate.
Review sample communications with creditors, government agencies, and other parties.
Rules Updates, Useful Resources to Get Started
Estate Planning Document Review, Initial Petition, and Letters of Authority: Content and Filing Procedure
Executor Duties: Master Checklist Step-by-Step Walkthrough With Deadlines
Creditor Notices and Responses: Timeline, Procedures, Sample Communications
Communicating With Government Agencies, Insurance, and Other Parties (With Sample Letters)
This course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for up to 3.0 self-study CLE credit hours, including 0.0 hour of attorney professional conduct instruction. No more than 12.0 hours of approved self-study CLE credit may be earned for a biennial reporting period.
JAMES S. ADRAY is a partner in the Toledo law firm of Adray & Grna, where he practices in the areas of business law, probate, estate planning, divorce, and medical malpractice. Mr. Adray is a mediator/arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association and is a mediator trainer throughout Ohio. He has taught at the University of Toledo Law School and College of Education. Mr. Adray is a member of the State Bar of Michigan (Alternate Dispute Resolution, and Probate and Trust Law committees), and the Ohio State (Family Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution committees) and Toledo bar associations. He earned both his B.A. degree and J.D. degree from the University of Toledo.
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