Probate


Last Will and Testement

Basic Information About the Will

The will is a document that spells out what is to happen to your estate after you die. There used to be several kinds of wills in Louisiana, but now there are only two: the notarial will and the holographic will.


Louisiana Probate

Succession and Probate What other states call “probate,” Louisiana generally calls “succession.” In Louisiana, “probate” refers to a specific part of a succession that involves a will. Louisiana has two possible legal procedures that can be invoked to handle your estate after you pass away. One is called an “intestate […]