Compassionate Counsel In Probate And Guardianship Matters

When a family member dies or become incapacitated, legal issues arise that must be handled appropriately. During such a difficult time, it is important to have a probate attorney who has the necessary legal knowledge and personal compassion to help you navigate a painful time.

Pensacola lawyer James M. Burns has gently and thoughtfully guided numerous families in northwest Florida and Alabama through probate and guardianship hearings.

Properly Distributing Assets

Are you seeking a Florida probate attorney to handle the estate administration details following the death of a family member or dear friend? James M. Burns has the knowledge to guide you through each step and ensure that your rights and assets are protected at every juncture.

With James M. Burns as your probate lawyer, you have the comfort of knowing that you are receiving legal counsel and representation from someone who has had years of successful experience in:

  • Formal estate administration
  • Preparation of wills and other estate documents
  • Summary administration proceedings

Handling Guardianship Proceedings In Florida And Alabama

Do you have a loved one who has reached a state in life where he or she is no longer able to manage finances or personal decisions effectively? Lawyer James M. Burns can provide you and your family with guidance regarding the guardianship process. He empathizes with your situation as you face this difficult time.

By the same token, it can be equally unsettling if another relative is attempting to gain guardianship of a loved one who is still perfectly capable. In such instances, Mr. Burns can assist you in your efforts to oppose the establishment of an inappropriate guardianship.

Thorough And Diligent Representation ~ Free Initial Consultation

Many former clients refer their friends and family to the Law Offices of James M. Burns in Pensacola. Call 850-462-8423 or complete a brief online form to schedule your free consultation to learn more about the level of service you can expect.