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I was trying to find out what is the name of the court clerk in Benin, and telephone number for them. I was asked to send $750 for notarial fees to court of benin

Lawyer's Assistant: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?

Littoral

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

A notarial form, and forms stating that I’m the beneficiary

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I would like to know if I’m sending $750 to a court official by the name of AZEEZ Rasheed, he is the agent

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Estate Lawyer: Zoey, JD, Attorney replied 1 month ago
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Hi,

I'm Zoey.

I've reviewed your post. Beneficiary of what? Have you been contacted out of the blue that you're the heir of a long-lost relative? Or are you involved with a woman over the internet who has promised to share her inheritance with you?

Why would you have to send $750 to anyone to claim an inheritance? AT what court is he an official and what kind of official is he? How are you to send the money?

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Estate Lawyer: Zoey, JD, Attorney replied 1 month ago

Just checking in to see if you need more help or any clarification of my answer. If so, please reply here on this question thread.

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