My stepfather left a will.....he left his children from his 1st marraige 500 pounds each...the rest to my mother... House etc is bought and inngs joint names... we have now found out the will is useless and his savings (94,000) will be halved then 1 half gets divided by 3 an they get one third between them.....is this correct? We live in Scotland.
System of Law: Scots
Solicitor who has the will is dealing with his estate and says thers nothing we can do.
Can you clarify please are you saying the will is invalid for some reason or simply that the children by his 1st marriage are claiming legal rights?
Yes they r claiming legal rights but have also included a list of personal items that they feel are valuable in the house....including the car and house. Can they do this....i thought that a last will and testament was just that.....they have also startex harrasing my mother and i with drunk fone calls and shouting at my door.
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