Probate: Have you been given notice?
Sometimes our clients think about whether they in fact received proper notice of the administration of he will and probate estate in Miami. Here are a few general rules about probate estate proceedings and how notice must be given to all people involved (keep in mind that in some cases there are special rules which must be adhered to. You can give notice via:
You can mail a copy thereof at least 14 days before the time set for the hearing by certified, registered or ordinary first class mail addressed to the person being notified at his office or place of residence, if known;
By delivering a copy thereof to the person being notified personally at least 14 days before the time set for the hearing; or
If the address, or identity of any person is not known and cannot be ascertained with reasonable diligence, by publishing at least once a week for three consecutive weeks, a copy thereof in a newspaper having general circulation in the county where the hearing is to be held
The court for good cause shown may provide for a different method or time of giving notice for any hearing. Call us today for a free consultation: 786-454-2411.