Estate Law

Estate law questions? Ask an estate lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Estate Law Questions
What is my rights on a benefitery. Ohio. A bank paper. Does
Does he get into looking at hospitals records the reason i am asking is i think there was help on him passing away… read more
Thomas Swartz
Thomas Swartz
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,930 satisfied customers
My farther in law just died. It has been discovered that he
My farther in law just died. It has been discovered that he had an insurance policy that named his daughter (my wife) as beneficiary of the policy. His daughter (my wife) passed away 8 years ago. He h… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,215 satisfied customers
My father is deceased and his wife is deceased which he had
my father is deceased and his wife is deceased which he had her as his benificary who would the benifits go to now… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,776 satisfied customers
My father passed away in March and s was the only name
My father passed away in March and his was the only name listed on his truck loan. The vehicle was repossessed last night as my mother owes 2,000 in back payments. she called today to try and pay the … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,867 satisfied customers
My father past away last week. My father financed a truck thru
my father past away last week. My father financed a truck thru ford motor credit. My fathers name is ***** ***** truck but, my mothers name is ***** ***** father has paid all the notes on time. the lo… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
38,452 satisfied customers
Can an estate in texas be transferred to california in order to go through probate? The d
can an estate in texas be transferred to california in order to go through probate? The deceased died in Mexico but estate in texas bank The money is in a texas bank and the inheritor lives in Califor… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,867 satisfied customers
My sister's husband died four years ago today in Texas. He
My sister's husband died four years ago today in Texas. He left a will and it has not been filed for probate. Texas is a community property state, and everything they had at the time of his death cons… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,867 satisfied customers
my father passed away recently. there is no will. he has a
my father passed away recently. there is no will. he has a deceased wife and recently re-married prior to his death. it was revealed to us during the making of final arrangements at funeral home, that… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,301 satisfied customers
In texas can I refinance or buy my deceased fathers truck.
In texas can I refinance or buy my deceased fathers truck. It was 2 months old and I used my truck as a trade in on it so I have equity in it… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,867 satisfied customers
live in colorado, father died.daughter is only relative.dad
live in colorado, father died.daughter is only relative.dad had a one page written will leaving all to an ex girlfriend whom he had not been with for several years(but never updated will) also left li… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,767 satisfied customers
Father died intestate in May (divorced and not remarried).
Father died intestate in May (divorced and not remarried). Estate has not been probated (simple estate under $50,000, leaving vehicle and condo). Father is survived by daughter and ex-wife. Daughter d… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
51,444 satisfied customers
My mother-n-law had 3 adult children. Her youngest son died.
My mother-n-law had 3 adult children. Her youngest son died. In her will, she did not mention her deceased son, only named her two living children as her heirs. Her deceased son had two daughters and … read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I am a resident of Texas. This past year I lost my Father
I am a resident of Texas. This past year I lost my Father and Mother both to illness and have contacted a lawyer in their county of residence (Texas) to begin a probate of their estate. They both have… read more
Loren
Loren
37,745 satisfied customers
my daughter(an adult) called the probate attorneys paralegal
my daughter(an adult) called the probate attorney's paralegal to get information on where the estate settlement is at. the paralegal was "rude" ,stated that all assets had been gathered and estate wou… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
1,562 satisfied customers
Make a long story short. Oldest sister has been appointed executer
Make a long story short. Oldest sister has been appointed executer of trust. She has been very difficult to deal with since the death of our father (7/16/10). The other family members (3 sisters - ben… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,301 satisfied customers
My mom passed away in El Paso, Texas on 2/27/10. Her house
My mom passed away in El Paso, Texas on 2/27/10. Her house is paid off and she has a deed in hers and my father's name (he also passed away on 12/13/86). She wrote a will in 2003, naming me executor o… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
Please read carefully! (All involved live in Texas) Last
Please read carefully! (All involved live in Texas) Last Will states the following: "If my beneficiaries (the several benes are named here) survive me, I give, devise & bequeath all my property......(… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
We live in Ky. Our father died about 10 yrs. ago and our mother
We live in Ky. Our father died about 10 yrs. ago and our mother died about 3 weeks ago . There were three(3) siblings 2 boys and 1 girl . One brother died but has 1 child a daughter. My sister and I w… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

My husband has been driving me insane with questions regarding estate issues since his mother died. I'm not a lawyer! Thanks to JustAnswer, I was able to calm his concerns.

Loretta TIllinois

Thanks Adam!! - A very direct and understandable response - you have been a great help!

Happy CustomerEllicott City, MD

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Thomas McJD

Thomas McJD

Attorney

3,170 satisfied customers

Wills, Trusts, Probate & other Estate Matters

Barrister

Barrister

Attorney

6,301 satisfied customers

17 yrs estate law, real estate. Wills/Trusts/Probate

RayAnswers

RayAnswers

Attorney

6,156 satisfied customers

Texas lawyer for 30 years in Estate law

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,867 satisfied customers

Fully licensed attorney in Texas in private practice.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Attorney

1,562 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Attorney

1,264 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including estate law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Attorney

1,258 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x