Asked in Probate for Arkansas

Q: Why would it take months for probate to b over?deceased had filed bankruptcy

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William J Changose
William J Changose
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  • Little Rock, AR
  • Licensed in Arkansas

A: Hello,

Generally settling an estate takes at least six months. Mostly it takes this long, even if not much else is happening, because anyone who has a claim against the estate has six months to make a claim, after which all claims are barred.

You will probably want to talk with an attorney to get answers specific to your questions.

Good luck!

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