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My mother died in panama I'm her only child but she didn't…

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My mother died in...

My mother died in panama I'm her only child but she didn't have a will how can I inherit her house?

Lawyer's Assistant: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

This is in a country panama rebuplic of panama

Lawyer's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

Im not sure what do i need?

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Estate Law
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You will need to contact an Attorney in the area where her house is located. Can you tell me where in Panama?

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