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William J Changose

William J Changose

Experience and honesty is what you'll get.
  • Probate, Real Estate Law, Business Law ...
  • Arkansas
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Biography

I'm a retired Air Force officer and pilot who transitioned into civilian leadership roles and have a passion for law and serving my clients. I've been a company president, on a the board of a publicly traded bank, and chief operating officer of several companies.

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Practice Areas
Probate
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Estate Planning
Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Arkansas
Arkansas Judiciary
ID Number: 2015165
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8th Circuit
ID Number: AR2015165
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United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
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United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
ID Number: AR2015165
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Natural State Law, PLLC
- Current
Chief Operating Officer
Westrock Capital Partners
- Current
President, Westrock Coffee, USA, Chief Operating Officer, Westrock Group
Westrock Group
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VP Intercarrier Relations/Roaming
Alltel Wireless
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Colonel
U.S. Air Force
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Education
William H. Bowen School of Law
J.D. (2015)
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Air University
M.S. (2002) | Strategic Planning
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Golden Gate University
MBA (1993)
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United States Air Force Academy
B.S. (1983) | Economics
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Professional Associations
Pulaski County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Saline County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Arkansas Association of Asian Businesses
Board of Directors
Current
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Eighth Circuit Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Arkansas Bar Association
Member
- Current
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American Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Arkansas Bar Association, Governance Committee
Member
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Arkansas Bar Association, LAMP Task Force
Member
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Speaking Engagements
Legal Considerations of Owning a Business, Small Business Workshop
Ethics, Special Needs Seminar
Ethics, Last Chance CLE
Ethical Considerations for the Probate Attorney, Pulaski County Probate Seminar
Ethics, Trusts from A to Z
Websites & Blogs
Website
Natural State Law, PLLC
Legal Answers
2 Questions Answered
Q. Why would it take months for probate to b over?deceased had filed bankruptcy
A: Hello,

Generally settling an estate takes at least six months. Mostly it takes this long, even if not much else is happening, because anyone who has a claim against the estate has six months to make a claim, after which all claims are barred.

You will probably want to talk with an attorney to get answers specific to your questions.

Good luck!
Q. My husband died he lived in Co. We had been separated for 30 yrs but never devorced also have 3 children together. His
A: Hello,

Sorry you're having such a hard time. In Arkansas you have five years after a person dies to settle the estate.

You should contact a lawyer because you have described a couple issues that will need to be taken care of with precision.

Good luck!
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Contact & Map
Natural State Law, PLLC
8201 Ranch Blvd.
Ste. B-1
Little Rock, AR 72233
Telephone: (501) 916-9848
Monday: 8 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed