The Philadelphia Orphans'
Court is privileged to be the ultimate beneficiary
of the Philadelphia Bar Association Probate and Trust
Law Section's 21st century revision of "Forms
for Use Before the Register of Wills and the Orphans'
Court Division in Philadelphia" the Green
The quality of practice
in the Orphans' Court will be greatly enhanced by
the updates to this well-respected form book, which
provides novice and experienced Orphans' Court practitioners
with suggested forms which follow the relevant statutes
and rules of court in common situations. Lawyers who
utilize well prepared samples insure pleadings with
fewer mistakes, and the Court is thus enabled to adjudicate
matters with greater ease and efficiency.
In addition, this latest
edition incorporates the advances of technology by
providing links to computerized forms which can be
downloaded from the Court's website, contributing
to the quality of the work-product and ultimate convenience
to the practitioner.
The many volunteers
of the Probate and Trust Law Section are to be commended
for many hours of work which resulted in this superb
addition to the Orphans' Court practitioner's library,
and the generosity of Wachovia Wealth Management in
underwriting its publication is gratefully acknowledged.