Estate Law

Estate law questions? Ask an estate lawyer.

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

Related Estate Law Questions
My dad passed away a little over a year ago. He had told my
My dad passed away a little over a year ago. He had told my brother and I that he had a will. however, after he passed, my stepmother said that there was no will. His house was in both his and his wif… read more
Nate
Nate
Managing Member
Juris Doctor
4,003 satisfied customers
My late husband's brother got his lawyer son in law to draw
My late husband's brother got his lawyer son in law to draw up a Will when his mother was 96 1/2 and blind. Only the "surviving" children were included in the Will....leaving out my husband (with 5 ch… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
4,201 satisfied customers
My father left his cousin as excuutor, since 10-31-2017 he
My father left his cousin as excuutor, since 10-31-2017 he hasn't complied with the court, they removed him as excutor, he left the country didn't tell the lawyer nor the court , he hasn't turned in a… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,613 satisfied customers
So my dad and his sister/her husband purchased some property
So my dad and his sister/her husband purchased some property in Utah county. My dad passed 10 years ago and his sisters husband passed in 1993...his sister is in poor health and is getting ready to pa… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,613 satisfied customers
I am an English teacher in Columbus, GA, and I need serious
I am an English teacher in Columbus, GA, and I need serious help for the following situation. It will require some explanation, so please understand. 1. My 3 siblings and I are heirs to a property tha… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,867 satisfied customers
My Father who was 88 at the time. Had cashed in an annuity.
My Father who was 88 at the time. Had cashed in an annuity. After paying for my mothers funeral he had 69,000 left. HE wanted to get the money out of his name . So the state could not take it. In the … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,335 satisfied customers
My cousin passed away 2 1/2 years ago. No will. House in
My cousin passed away 2 1/2 years ago. No will. House in foreclosure. I have P.O.A. for his dad who is in Nurseing home. No siblings, Mother dead since 2002. No other relatives in state but me. I tran… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I am over my cousins estate as of last monday ! She had NO
I am over my cousins estate as of last monday ! She had NO WILL and ALOT of debit and no money in her checking act When can I start selling her things so I can start paying her debt ? We also are have… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,741 satisfied customers
my dad remarried 25 yrs ago and has since passed 3 yrs ago,
my dad remarried 25 yrs ago and has since passed 3 yrs ago, my step mom passed 1 week ago. there is no will and her brother had power of attornery only for medical care. the brother has been living in… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
my sons grandparents died intestate he was not in area when
my sons grandparents died intestate he was not in area when notice posted in paper for unnamed heir hearing..we know that he was supposed to be provided for he was one of only two grandchildren..does … read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
My brother and I are equal heirs of our dads estate. My brother
My brother and I are equal heirs of our dad's estate. My brother is living rent-free in the estate house. He will not move out. He has allowed his illegitimate son's sister to move into the room that … read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
My question is: I am helping my cousin with his dads estate
My question is: I am helping my cousin with his dad's estate so My cousin (an only child) and his wife recently bought a house and also put my cousin's father on the deed (since he gave them the down … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,741 satisfied customers
Hello. My father passed away months ago. And left behind a
Hello. My father passed away months ago. And left behind a 10 year old male dog. About 20 minutes after learning my father had passed away my fathers roommate came to me asking if she could keep the d… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,249 satisfied customers
My father lived in WI and passed away April, 2011. We owned
My father lived in WI and passed away April, 2011. We owned a house Joint Tenancy and we had a joint bank account, he had life insurance policy which named myself, my brother and cousin as beneficiari… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
41,806 satisfied customers
My Grandmother died early last year. My fathers inheritence
My Grandmother died early last year. My father's inheritence was disbursed in Dec 2010. He was in the hospital at the time and never came out. His wife never mentioned the inheritence. We found out fr… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My mother and father have been in a nursing home since january.
My mother and father have been in a nursing home since january. Dad has early alzeimers and mom had fractured her hip. The plan was dad was going to stay at his nursing home and mom was going to assis… read more
David L
David L
Doctoral Degree
1,604 satisfied customers
my gram died leaving in her will my dad and my uncle whos now
my gram died leaving in her will my dad and my uncle whos now dead and hes trying to get his name on the deed since hes the one, left but hes being told he cant unless his bros and fam sign off the la… read more
GoLaw
GoLaw
Doctoral Degree
751 satisfied customers
My grandfather had a WILL and made my cousin Head of Estate.
My grandfather had a WILL and made my cousin Head of Estate. Should something happen to my cousin, my Dad would be Head of Estate. The WILL was developed in Virginia by an attorney several years ago. … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,249 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

6,741 satisfied customers

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

RayAnswers

RayAnswers

Attorney

6,613 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

1,618 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Attorney

1,335 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including estate law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Attorney

1,334 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