What is a Florida Ancillary Probate?

| October 21, 2010

There are basically three types of probate administration under Florida law – formal, summary and an ancillary administration. Ancillary probate typically becomes necessary when the deceased person owned real estate in Florida but was domiciled (i.e. maintained his primary residence) elsewhere. Formal and summary administrations are generally independent processes, however, ancillary administration is often needed […]