We The People
1524 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
LDA # 33, Santa Barbara County
Phone: (805) 962-4100
Fax: (805) 962-9470
- Monday09:30AM - 06:00PM
- Tuesday09:30AM - 06:00PM
- Wednesday09:30AM - 06:00PM
- Thursday09:30AM - 06:00PM
- Friday09:30AM - 06:00PM
- SaturdayClosed / By Appointment Only
We The People provides trusted legal document preparation services in Santa Barbara in regards to a wide variety of legal matters. We specialize in the areas of divorce, legal separation, living trusts, probate, wills, incorporations, real estate deeds. Our objective is to help individuals who live and work in Santa Barbara obtain the very best document preparation services at the most reasonable prices available.
Divorces in Santa Barbara, CA
Local statistics show that the rate of divorce in Santa Barbara is about 10.8 percent. If your marriage has come to a natural end and you and your spouse are ready to go your separate ways. We The People can help. An uncontested divorce means that both parties can live with the division of assets and terms of the dissolution. The paperwork for uncontested divorces often includes documents to establish property distribution, spousal and child support, and custody and visitation rights.
Legal Separation in Santa Barbara, CA
Although legal separation is less common than divorce in Santa Barbara, this is still an area of our expertise and a legal matter that we can assist you with. Approximately 1.5 percent of adults in Santa Barbara are separated. Different legal paperwork will be required depending on whether you are pursuing a trial separation or a permanent separation.
Santa Barbara Living Trusts and Wills
A will is a document that specifies your last wishes and appoints someone trustworthy to carry out those wishes. It may also transfer your assets to beneficiaries after your death and name guardians for minor children. On the other hand, living trusts help you to avoid probate by transferring assets to a trust while you’re still alive so that beneficiaries will have access at that time. We would be pleased to help you complete the paperwork required for either or both of these two important documents.
Probate in Santa Barbara, CA
The process of probate moves the estate of a decedent through the court to allow beneficiaries to receive his or her assets and property. It involves bringing in a personal representative or executor, informing creditors and heirs, taking inventory of property, and paying outstanding debts. Some of the most common types of relevant legal paperwork that we can assist you with in Santa Barbara are the Letters of Administration, Petition for Probate of Will, and Appointment of Personal Representative.
Incorporations in Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Barbara businesses are thriving, and one of the best ways to protect yourself and your company is by setting up a corporation. No matter what industry you’re in, we can help you complete the incorporation paperwork you need to become official. California is a very popular place for incorporation, because of the state’s thriving business sector and important benefits, such a management flexibility and tax breaks. We understand local laws and requirements to help you take this important step with your business.
Santa Barbara Real Estate Deeds
Santa Barbara is an ideal place to buy and sell property, and these are matters that you can often handle yourself without costly attorneys’ fees. It is very important for personal real estate deeds to include all of the required information, such as the names of the old and new owners, the location, a legal description of the real estate, and the signatures. Our local offices have all of the information for the appropriate offices to file real estate documents with, so you can feel confident that your deed is filed on time and in the correct place.
Location Summary in Santa Barbara, CA
Our Santa Barbara location is based at 1524 State Street, near the intersection of West Arrellaga Street and State Street. We’re close to the Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens, Alameda Plaza, and Alameda Park as well. From the 101, take Exit 99 for Mission Street, and then turn left on Mission Street. From there, you’ll turn right onto State Street and see our building on the left.
To take your legal matter into your own hands and handle it the way you want to, give us a call at 805-962-4100 or email us at email@example.com. We look forward to assisting you and helping you resolve your issue in a cost-effective manner.