Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
I am trying to access my mother's health records, who died
I am trying to access my mother's health records, who died in 1985. She died of cancer, but we don't know what kind and I have had cancer, and my sister was just diagnosed with metastatic breast cance… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,897 satisfied customers
We live in Independence Missouri. My gf & her late mother
We live in Independence Missouri. My gf & her late mother purchased a home in '07 with both of their names on the deed. In '08-09, her mother was diagnosed with cancer. She passed on 28 Oct 13. With i… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,572 satisfied customers
I live in WI in my mothers home. the house is in a reverse
I live in WI in my mothers home. the house is in a reverse mortgage. my family and I moved here to take care of her husb and later my mother who was legally blind. my Mom passed in 12/2014. I want to … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,247 satisfied customers
What financial responsibilities are involved with signing a
What financial responsibilities are involved with signing a joint administrators deed for my deceased mom's home? My brother would be the other administrator living in house. There is a mortgage payme… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,092 satisfied customers
My mother passed away about a year ago from a battle with
My mother passed away about a year ago from a long battle with cancer. She had over $400,000 in medical bills, large credit card debt, and owed about $80,000 on her $120,000 home. She was single. We l… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,989 satisfied customers
Brother is the executor of my mothers estate she passed July
Hi brother is the executor of my mothers estate she passed July 4, 2015. There is a trust that gives him a house and me a house, my house still has a mortgage. There is almost 100,000 in CDs in the ba… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,799 satisfied customers
My brother and s wife owed $84,000.00 to our parents
My brother and his wife owed $84,000.00 to our parents for mortgaged property they purchased in 1998. The mortgage was secured by a Deed of Trust (McMinn County, Tennessee) to my parents as Trustees o… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
My mother was a American Indian woman well she was working
My mother was a American Indian woman well she was working on loan modification for her house but was I'll with cancer but because she was behind in payments and waiting for the modification to go thr… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
I reside in Georgetown, Delaware. Through divorce my house
I reside in Georgetown, Delaware. Through divorce my house has been up for sale for about 4 years now. I was to remain in the house until the point in time that it sells. My name and only my name is X… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
My mom has a federally backed reverse mortgage. It is in the
My mom has a federally backed reverse mortgage. It is in the form of a "line-of-credit". The home is in the name of her three siblings and she retains a life trust. The reverse mortgage was obtained y… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,111 satisfied customers
I purchased engagement ring and a wedding band for my fiancee.
I purchased engagement ring and a wedding band for my fiancee. She died of cancer wearing those rings. They were a promise for future plans, not a gift. Her sister insists they were hers. Is it true t… read more
Georgetown Lawyer
Georgetown Lawyer
Principal Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
11,193 satisfied customers
My wife and her brother are co-executors of a rental house.
My wife and her brother are co-executors of a rental house. Her brother wishes to partition the court for the selling of this property. The house still remains in their moms trust. Can he partiton the… read more
FLACORPLAWYER
FLACORPLAWYER
Doctoral Degree
1,750 satisfied customers
My Sister owned a house in Fairfax va. value over 600,000.00.
My Sister owned a house in Fairfax va. value over 600,000.00. She died 12/28/09. Owed 322,700.00 +-. Chase is selling the house at auction on 5/10/10. My brother and I want to pay of the mortgage. No … read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
6,715 satisfied customers
My mother passed away just over ayear ago. We have a sister
My mother passed away just over ayear ago. We have a sister who is trying to create problems. 1) ... you can't shift a charge to the Power of Attorney document -- my question: Can the trust be charged… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,781 satisfied customers
My mother and I had a signed agreement that I would give her
My mother and I had a signed agreement that I would give her a certain $ amount to assist her in settling her legal fees with her attorney. However, I was unable to give her the $ amount in the agreem… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
A friend called me the other day and said that the bank repossesed
A friend called me the other day and said that the bank repossesed her car. She owed 15,500 and they sold the car at an auction for 4000. She was not notified of the auction and she said that she reci… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
My mother has just been diagnosed with cancer in liver and ...
My mother has just been diagnosed with cancer in liver and lung. My brother is the executor but demanded everything when my brother passed several years ago. He sold the land and House and got most ev… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers
My mother recently passed, leaving my brother and myself, ...
My mother recently passed, leaving my brother and myself, and no will. Does this place any money left in savings in probate, and what happens to her house if my brother and his kids are living there.… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 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:

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

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,658 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< 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