Who will be involved in the Probate Process?

The following list includes those who may be involved in the probate process, depending on the financial situation of the decedent:
  • Clerk of the Circuit Court
  • Circuit Court Judge
  • Personal Representative/Executor
  • Personal Representative’s Attorney
  • Claimants (those who the decedent was in debt to – creditors, health care providers)
  • IRS (if the decedent owed any federal income taxes or estate taxes)
  • Florida Department of Revenue
  • Surviving family
  • Other beneficiaries