Asked in Estate Planning and Real Estate Law for Alabama

Q: What are the range of legal fees to have an Alabama "Survivorship Deed and Will processed legally?

Are there any pro bono or financial assistance in Alabama to have these documents processed legally?

1 Lawyer Answer
Jack T. Carney
Jack T. Carney
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Birmingham, AL
  • Licensed in Alabama

A: An attorney cannot really provide a fee range until learning a lot more about the situation. Most attorneys would bill hourly for their work, which is a pretty fair method for all parties. It can be difficult to obtain pro bono assistance for estate matters (as there are assets), but if your income is low and the assets are not liquid, you may qualify for a legal assistance program. In the Birmingham area we have Volunteer Lawyers Birmingham ( You may have a similar program in your area.

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