Who May be Involved in the Probate Process?

Any or all of the following may be involved in the probate administration of a decedent’s estate:

  • Circuit court judge
  • Clerk of the circuit court in the county where the decedent was domiciled at the time of the decedent’s death
  • Personal representative
  • Attorney providing legal advice to the personal representative throughout the probate process
  • Those filing claims in the probate proceeding relative to debts incurred by the decedent, credit card issuers and health care providers, for example
  • The Internal Revenue Service, in regard to any federal income taxes that the decedent may owe

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