HeirSearch™ provides forensic genealogy search services to legal and trust professionals to help them find missing heirs and meet their fiduciary responsibilities. Since 1967, we’ve successfully completed tens of thousands of worldwide heir searches with a 97% success rate.
Estate and Trust
We use our professional expertise to identify, locate, prove and report known and unknown heirs or beneficiaries, both domestically and internationally.
We help clients fulfill their fiduciary responsibilities in providing notice to heirs by supplying current contact information (or the results of our due diligence search efforts) in order to provide notice of estate or trust matters.
We identify, locate, prove and report heirs or beneficiaries on matters related to Clear and Quiet Title Actions and Property Ownership. These include Land, Oil, Gas and Mineral Rights Owner Searches; Intellectual Property Owners/Copyright Owners Searches; and Unclaimed Property Holders, Lost Security Holders, and Unresponsive Payee Searches.
Our Search Service Expertise Includes
- Locating Missing, Unknown, or Estranged Parties for Notice or Distribution of Funds in Probate or Intestacy Matters
- Determination of Beneficiaries for Trust Termination
- Determination of Owners, Heirs Successors and Assigns for Real Property Title and Oil, Gas or Mineral Rights
- Locating Witness to Wills
- DNA Kinship Verification Learn More
- Multilingual Research Staff
- Discretionary & Ethical Research and Investigative Procedures
- Verification and / or Completion of Other Third-Party Genealogical Research
- Vital Record Searches & Obtaining Records to Prove Heirship
- Tight Timeline & Budget Management for Court-Appointed Administrators
- Expert Witness Testimony and Proving Heirship to the Court
- Family Tree Reconstruction and Validation
- Court-Accepted Affidavits & Due Diligence Reporting
- Affidavit or Declaration of Heirship Learn More
Other Search Services
Pension Plan Searches
Mass Tort Plaintiffs Search
Heirs of Wrongful Death Search
The individuals I dealt with on the matter were very friendly and professional. They responded promptly to any questions and the information received was what we needed. My company was happy with the service you provided.
Jan 27, 2022
My first experience with an heir search company. Totally met my expectations!
Jan 04, 2022
We are very pleased with HeirSearch. We had an interesting challenge of finding the owner of intellectual property and they delivered. Thank you HeirSearch.
Dec 23, 2021
Thank you for your wonderful service, I have shared your information with a few colleagues as your service was very cost effective and very timely.
Dec 14, 2021
The search you did for our estate was excellent. I could never have been able to conduct or finish such a large undertaking.
PR of the Estate
Dec 14, 2021
HeirSearch was timely, accurate, amazing, easy to work with and provided heir information in easy to read reports. I will refer all future needs for heirs to HeirSearch.
Dec 10, 2021