Laguna Woods, CA asked in Probate for California

Q: I just filed my Petition for Probate today. When do I have to place the notices in a paper and what should they include?

There are no other beneficiaries besides me and there are no creditors. thanks.

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Genene N. Dunn

  • Probate Lawyer
  • Tustin, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: If you already have your case number and hearing date then I would recommend contacting the newspaper right away as publication has to be done 15 days prior to the hearing date. They usually just want the completed notice of petition, but you can always ask the paper what information they require.

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