As an experienced Fort Lauderdale estate planning lawyer dedicated to serving Floridians from all walks of life, we offer compassionate guidance and preparation of Power of Attorney, Health Care Surrogate, Living Will, Burial Designation, and Last Will and Testament. These documents are to establish a clear plan for the distribution of assets following the client’s death, according to their wishes. The probate lawyer handles key tasks such as taking inventory of assets at the time of death and transferring ownership to beneficiaries.
Since 1987, The Law Office of Norliza Batts, P.A., in Broward County, Florida, has carefully guided clients through complicated legal matters. A woman-owned law firm with a dedicated staff, we have decades of combined experience with Florida probate, estate planning, and related matters. Our founding attorney has practiced law for more than 30 years, and our experienced support staff includes paralegals, prior Law Enforcement, and Cyber Security Professional who assist in managing your case efficiently and effectively from initiation through discharge.
Recovering from Loss
When paperwork and legalities are the last thing you want to deal with, our law firm helps guide you through the court requirements and technicalities, so you can focus on recovering from the death of your loved one.
You don’t have to do it alone. An experienced Probate Lawyer will be there every step of the way to help ensure the decedent’s last wishes are followed through.
OUT OF STATE RELATIVES
In cases where the decedent’s family is out of state, the Law Office of Norliza Batts will process the estate in order to move the will and probate procedures forward, keeping you informed on all developments, timeline, and any next steps.
Cities in Broward County: Coconut Creek, Cooper City, Coral Springs, Dania Beach, Davie, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hallandale Beach, Hillsboro Beach, Hollywood, Lauderdale Lakes, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Lauderhill, Lighthouse Point, Margate, Miramar, North Lauderdale, Oakland Park, Parkland, Pembroke Park, Pembroke Pines, Plantation, Pompano Beach, Sea Ranch Lakes, Southwest Ranches, Sunrise, Tamarac, West Park, Weston, and Wilton Manors.
Nearby Counties: Miami Dade County, Palm Beach County, Martin County, Collier County, and Hendry County.
COVID-19 SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
In an effort to keep our staff and clients healthy, we will be working remotely for the foreseeable future. We are still available during the business day by email and phone. Conference calls and Zoom based video conferences will be utilized.
Updated document execution procedures including outdoor signing station have been implemented for the safety of our staff and clients. Curbside service is available to anyone in need of special accommodations. Indoor meetings will follow the CDC guidelines for safety and sanitation. Face masks must be worn by all parties at the time of signing, and hand sanitizer will be available.
Our firm is dedicated to safely meeting with clients at their homes, businesses, or other convenient locations in and around Fort Lauderdale and Broward County. Contact us today for a free consultation and information about our Covid-19 safety procedures.