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A will is not going to shield assets from creditors.Period.
It simply is not possible. This is because a will must go through probate before assets can be transferred to heirs ALL valid debts must be paid. So if there are debts? A will is not going to help.
Consider a non revocable trust. Trusts have been used for hundreds of years to protect estates from creditors. If he creates a trust, that can accomplish the goal of passing the estate to the heirs avoiding creditors
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