How long does probate take?

The duration of the probate process can vary depending on the complexity of the estate, the efficiency of the probate court, and any disputes that may arise. Generally, probate can take anywhere from several months to a year or more to complete. It’s important to note that the probate process can be lengthy and time-consuming, so planning ahead and considering your options carefully is essential. In some cases, it may be possible to avoid probate altogether by setting up a trust or using other estate planning techniques.