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Parent refuses to make a will yet has only months to live.

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Parent refuses to make a will yet has only months to live. How long is statute of limitations in Arizona to apply for a grant of administration..? Also, can 2 share the responsibility if we are wiilin.?
JA: What confuses you?
Customer: time limit on filing in probate court after death cert is obtained.
JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?
Customer: Az
JA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?
Customer: we have medical documents and will have death cert
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: both siblings have an ex spouse. Main concern is to apply for the grant of representation BEFORE relatives attempt to prolong the process.
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  P. Simmons replied 9 days ago.

Hi, My name is***** am an attorney with over 16 years experience. Hopefully I can help you with your legal question.

Expert:  P. Simmons replied 9 days ago.

There is no statute of limitations in AZ to open probate. And it is possible to have coexecutors

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Expert:  P. Simmons replied 9 days ago.

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