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A friend changed his will Dec 23, 2016, died Jan 4, 2017 and

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A friend changed his will Dec 23, 2016, died Jan 4, 2017 and the lawyer never
JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: recorded the new will. Therefore, the new will is void and that mistake cost me about $65,00 since I was to inherit 100% of the property as opposed tto 1/3 which the old will stipulated. State of Ohio
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: The new will was NEVER recorded because the lawyer was on VACATION!!!!!
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Due to the Holidays AND the lawyer taking some extra days off during the Holdiays over Christmas and New Years
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Loren replied 7 months ago.

I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and my goal is to answer your question and provide you excellent service.

Expert:  Loren replied 7 months ago.

What do you mean by "recording" the will? Was it signed and witnessed?