Probate is the legal process that transfers a person’s assets to their rightful heirs. A probate court decides who inherits the estate and how it will be distributed. It is one of the phases of the probate process and must be completed before any distribution can take place. If you are a beneficiary or an heir, you may need assistance with sorting out the probate process. You may need help in understanding assets and debts, determining who can administer an estate and figuring out how to get your inheritance from a trust or estate. Gottfried Alexander Law Firm – Austin, TX can help you navigate this process so you can collect your inheritance or claim your share of an estate. Contact us to speak to a dedicated probate attorney near Austin about your inheritance concerns.