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My mother passed away 9/25/2013 leaving an estate to my

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My mother passed away 9/25/2013 leaving an estate to my older brother and I.She named my brother Independent Executor and me as Alternate Independent Executor.My older brother passed away 12/9/2015.
The will was probated in Montgomery County in 2014
I need to be appointed Successor To Executor to handle the remaining business of the Estate.
Can I handle this without an attorney?If so what steps do I take?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Good morning David. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you.

Can you provide me a bit more information. Since your mother died in 2013, it's a bit unusual that the estate is still open? Is there something complicated about the estate or did your brother simply not timely perform his job?

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