There is much written about the estate settlement process and probate. The reality is that much of the information given to consumers is misleading or simply false. The fact is that your experience with what happens when a loved one dies has more to do with the lawyer you hire to help you than any other factor. Choose the wrong lawyer and your experience will be a time-consuming, expensive nightmare. The attorneys and staff at the Law Offices of Robert Fortunate take great pride in simplifying the estate settlement and probate process so that you can relax knowing things are been handled properly. By simplifying the process, we can also save you time and money. The Firm assists with all aspects of estate and trust settlement and probate, including the preparation federal estate and gift tax returns and fiduciary income tax returns.