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Experience:  Wills, Trusts, Probate & other Estate Matters
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My mom passed about 2 weeks ago. We found out my mom's

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My mom passed about 2 weeks ago. We found out my mom's (friend) is a 75% beneficiary, I am 25% and my identical twin brother is only at $10,000. Can my brother contest an (equal) share to myself at 25%.
JA: Estate laws vary by state. What state are you in?
Customer: New York
JA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?
Customer: A will.. But is not probated yet or will we sign the Letters of Testimony.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I would like to issue myself as the Executor and not my mom's friends (Husband).
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hi. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you.

Can you provide me a bit more information? Who does the will designate to be the executor? And, do you know when this will that includes the friend for such a big share was signed? Thanks.