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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
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My father passed away and not even 3 months later his wife

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My father passed away and not even 3 months later his wife not my mother died
I wasn't informed about my dads death till 8 months after he passed
I've been told his will was not registered
How do I go about it
I was the only child
His wife couldn't have children and I have 4 children
He also had opened bank accounts for all 4
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 2 years ago.
Good Evening. My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. Thank you for your question, and will do my best to assist you with your question. Please understand this is not legal advise Please understand this is not legal advise but a guide to assist you.Wills in Australia are not registered and do to have to be registered. Do you know what his will said?If he left it all to his wife then she has everything and you cannot do anything about it because you are not an eligible person to make a claim and contest her will.
Expert:  Leon replied 1 year ago.
Good Afternoon
I'm just following up our discussion earlier this week and seeing whether there is anything else I can assist you with.
If I have missed anything, or you have any further questions please let me know.
If there is anything else in the future please do not hesitate to ask.
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I look forward to hearing from you.