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My mom died awhile back. She had lived with my sister her last
My mom died awhile back. She had lived with my sister her last few years. According to my sister she had no trust agreement or anything else although my mom had told me differently. My sister has sent… read more
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Mom died a year ago and left a trust. I have asked my brother for a copy over and over, his reply is always " don't worry you'll get what she wanted you to have". He lead me to believe that property w… read more
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My mothers husband died approximately 9 months ago. They lived
My mothers husband died approximately 9 months ago. They lived together in a house he owned prior to their marriage. Mom signed a prenuptual agreement stating that their personal assets would remain s… read more
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Two of my mothers doctors, both geriatrics, have written
Two of my mother's doctor's, both geriatrics, have written orders that she requires 24 and 7 care. Her diagnosis is vascular dementia with psychotic tendencies. She has around $850,000 in assets that … read more
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My sister passed away, penniless, nothing in her accounts and
My sister passed away, penniless, nothing in her accounts and no assets. She rented a small condo who is now looking for back rent. I'm not a co-signer of anything she had, nor have we opened probate … read more
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Hello , I am in Calif and the executor of moms trust is in Georgia. Since day one i have had issues with the executor mom choose for her trust... You see, the person i thought was my mom for 38 years … read more
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My sister & I are taking care of our moms estate, roughly
My sister & I are taking care of our mom's estate, roughly valued at $350,000. I have done all the work as far as emptying the condo, selling condo and all of the paperwork, My mom had bought my siste… read more
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Are the heirs of an estate responsible for all legal fees?
Are the heirs of an estate responsible for all legal fees? When is an estate determined to be insolvent? If so, will lawyers still have a claim to come after me personally for the unpaid balance? What… read more
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1. A lawyer was hired by the deceased as the Executor (in NJ).
1. A lawyer was hired by the deceased as the Executor (in NJ). In order to stop the selling of the condo, which was willed to me (son), I paid out of pocket for the inheritance and the taxes of the ot… read more
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My brother called me yesterday and told me that he has contested
My brother called me yesterday and told me that he has contested the will. He laso said that he was disinherited because the lawyer spelled his last name wrong. The probate clerk has the correct spell… read more
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my sister in law who is living with my husbands mother, her
my sister in law who is living with my husbands mother, her mother as well, is taking advantage of mothers assets. Mom is 97 years old and the sister in law is having plastic surgery and her latest is… read more
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In the state of Florida, what do I have to do to legally disclaim
In the state of Florida, what do I have to do to legally disclaim a condominium that was left to my brother and me in my mom's trust? It is not worth as much as she owed and my brother and I can't han… read more
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At what time can you fire your lawyer I am settling my sons
At what time can you fire your lawyer? I am settling my son's estate, but we have not finalized in court. My attorney has been a rude bulley to me since we have have started the case. My final straw w… read more
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My mother died last week. We werent real close but I would
My mother died last week. We werent real close but I would like to know if I am mentioned in her will at all. My brother wont tell me. Is there any way to find out if I'm entitled to part of her estat… read more
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I am the executor of my moms will. I kinda have done things
I am the executor of my mom's will. I kinda have done things alittle backwards. I had a buyer for my mothers house a couple of months after her death. My brother and I are in the will 50/50. He agreed… read more
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My family had a trust and when my Mom died last month, we thought
My family had a trust and when my Mom died last month, we thought that was enough, but the condo she owned in Nevada was not put into the trust, though part of the trust, "Last Will and Testament" sta… read more
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Hi, My mother died several yrs back and as far as I know she
Hi, My mother died several yrs back and as far as I know she had always had a will that was recorded or whatever they do. But when my mom died,of lung cancer,my brothers had kept her deteriorating hea… read more
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My Father died over 2 years ago this Feb. and my Mother died
My Father died over 2 years ago this Feb. and my Mother died a year ago this March. They didn't have a will, so the Judge put everything into Probate. It's a relatively small estate. All they had is t… read more
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