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When a spouse dies who has priority over the

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when a spouse dies who has priority over the assets...surviving spouse or the child
It is stated in the will that the child should receive all the assets
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Barrister replied 11 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I will try my level best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can.

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Are we talking about assets that were owned solely by the deceased?

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Did they leave the surviving spouse anything in their will?

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Has anyone filed a probate case to settle the estate and been named Personal Representative?

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thanks

Barrister