Estate Administration

The Law Offices of Aric J. Stano provides a full range of estate administration services, including representing beneficiaries and fiduciaries.  Resolving an estate quickly and efficiently requires detailed knowledge of a wide array of Ohio and federal law, as well as the procedural rules governing the probate court of each county.  With experience in Medina, Wayne, Portage, and Richland County’s probate courts, Attorney Aric J. Stano is prepared to help protect the rights of beneficiaries, minimize the costs and liabilities of the estate, and conclude estate administrations as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Attorney Stano’s background with civil litigation and contested probate matters also positions him to protect estates from creditors, fiduciaries from challenge, or beneficiaries from estate mismanagement.

Contact our office today to discuss your estate administration needs.

Representative Sample of Matters

  • Probate administration of an intestate estate involving multiple parcels of real estate across Ohio and extensive secured and unsecured debts
  • Probate administration of an estate on behalf of a charitable foundation resulting in the securing of the bulk of the estate’s assets for the foundation’s charitable purposes, against the decedent’s estranged family.
  • Probate administration in Ohio of an out-of-state will, which was facially invalid under Ohio’s requirements for wills
  • Represented the beneficiary of an estate against a fiduciary who had misappropriated estate assets for the fiduciary’s benefit, securing a significant settlement for the beneficiary