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About how long does probate take in Pennsylvania

My father passed away 3... Show More
My father passed away 3 months ago and the will was filed 2 months ago. There is no property involved - just a bank account and stocks
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DISCLAIMER - This answer is not legal advice. No attorney-client relationship is formed. The information provided is for educational purposes only. For specific advice regarding your situation, please consult a qualified attorney in your area.

Unfortunately, there is no set time period for probate. Usually, however, if the estate is small and there are not a lot of assets, creditors or contests to the will, the process should be relatively short (i.e. 3-6 months). If the estate is complicated then it could take a year or so.

DISCLAIMER - This answer is not legal advice. No attorney-client relationship is formed. The information provided is for educational purposes only. For specific advice regarding your situation, please consult a qualified attorney in your area.