Have Legal Questions? Ask a Lawyer Now.
Are you the only heir or are there others besides you?
No, my mother and 2 brothers..Is this being handled as a small estate? No, not according the definition of a small estate in the Tennessee Probate Manual.What is your ballpark guess as to the value of the estate?
Real Estate =$173,500
If you need further help, just reply to me via the “REPLY” button and I will be happy to continue.
I cannot enter into an attorney client relationship, this is a public forum, and all posts are available for public viewing. There is no duty of confidentiality that attaches to any posts. The information provided is not a substitute for a local attorney’s legal advice.
Thank you, XXXXX XXXXX form is required even if I was named administrator of the estate in the will?
Also, do you have a sample of a petition?
sounds great, how do I send them to you? If I try to use the attach feature on this site it asks for a url and will not let me attach a file from my hard drive.
Here is the text that I did for the order. if it looks good to you then I can do the petition. I think the other form will be easy to change. I have to email the form to my family today so they can have the form notarized tomorrow. The hearing is Monday morning.
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CLAIBORNE COUNTY, TENNESSEE
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF * N0. _________________
_Carlie Thompson__________________________, * PART 2, PROBATE DIVISION
ORDER APPOINTING PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND WAIVING BOND
WHEREAS, the personal representative for the captioned estate has filed all required documents To Serve As Personal Representative and Waiving Bond.
WHEREAS, the statements in the aforesaid affidavit comply with the requirements of T.C.A. 30-1-201; it is
ORDERED that the posting of a bond is waived.
ENTER this ____ day of ____________, 20___.
ANDREW TILLMAN, CHANCELLOR
[Attorney for Estate] [BPR#]
<LRCP 3.04 Information>
[Form 073, Rev. 2002.01.14]
Thank You For Your Assistance!
Have a Great Day!
Thanks so much for the positive rating and generous bonus, it is very much appreciated!
It was my pleasure to work with you and help with your question. Please feel free to ask for me if you need help with anything in the future and I will do my level best to help or get you to someone who can.
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).