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We contacted the court clerk in the county that the probate

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We contacted the court clerk in the county that the probate was in. The court clerk told us there is no accounting,distribution schedule or inventory of assets since the executor filed a small estate affidavit. Since the estate was supposedly under 40 thousand dollars. Does the executor have the right to leave me out of everything, even thought I am should get a 1/3 of everything that was stated in the will?
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You can still take the executor to court if the will has not been followed. That does not change because a small estate affidavit was filed. Part of the litigation process permits you to obtain information regarding the assets of the estate. You should get a local probate lawyer to file the necessary motion to make that happen.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

By local lawyer do you mean the county she filed in or the county that I reside in? Or can we just make a long story short and protest her executorial decisions?

You need a lawyer to do this. One who practices in the county where the affidavit was filed is what you want.
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