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Probate & Estate Administration

Fairfax, Virginia, Probate Lawyer

Handling the Complex Nature of Probate & Estate Matters

Properly executing a will or administering an estate through probate can be a complicated task. An executor or administrator takes on heavy responsibilities that can become overwhelming without the assistance of an experienced attorney. At the Law Office of Richard L. Downey we represent executors, administrators, trustees and heirs through all stages of the probate process.

We can also litigate will contests, trust contests and inheritance disputes. We will protect your rights throughout probate either to make sure that your administrative duties are properly executed or to ensure that your rights as an heir are honored.

Probate and Estate Administration Attorney

Richard L. Downey has served estate planning and probate clients for decades as part of our successful general practice. We have worked with some families for more than three generations by providing counsel, consolation and clear advice while steadily advocating for their interests.

We offer a personalized practice designed to meet the individual needs of our clients, whether you need reliable advice in the probate process or strong trial representation in an estate dispute.

Put a probate attorney on your side who:

  • Has more than 30 years of experience in and out of the courtroom
  • Will tailor service to meet your needs
  • Is one of only six lawyers in Northern Virginia certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Has proven experience resolving will and estate disputes

Whether you are involved in litigation, need a reliable negotiator or want to make sure that you are legally protected while acting as an administrator or executor, we will help you.

Discuss Your Needs With Attorney Downey

Call 703-273-8800 or contact us online to schedule an appointment to sit down and discuss your probate or estate administration situation with us.