Ask an Estate Law Question, Get an Answer ASAP!
1. The home was paid for, not mortgage2. My sister-in-law had a will leaving all her property to her 4 daughters.
3. No one else is on the deed besides the mother.
I forgot to mention that my sister-in-law left a hand written letter stating that she wished for her disabled daughter to stay in the family home for at least one year but not to exceed 3 years. Does this info help her situation at all?
Does my niece need an attorney to file the holographic will with the probate court? The letter was not attached to her will, does that matter?
I had to put my credit card number in two different times in order to get your help. Each time it was approved. Will I get a refund on the second charge? I cannot find any place on your website to ask for a refund. Thank you for your help.
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).