Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
My mother past and she didn't leave a will. I am an only
my mother past and she didn't leave a will. I am an only child, She has a home that needs serious repairs such as new roof, plumping, back taxes, water bill, sewer bill, etc. and I want to know if I s… read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
2,703 satisfied customers
I am being pursued for the Debt of my Deceased Spouse.
I am being pursued for the Debt of my Deceased Spouse … read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
2,703 satisfied customers
Can you file for bankruptcy after you've done a debt
Can you file for bankruptcy after you've done a debt consolidation … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
I am being told that it cost $10,000 dollars to hire a
I am being told that it cost $10,000 dollars to hire a lawyer in Accra, Ghana to transfer ownership of gold from a deceased father to his daughter. I'm pretty sure it's not true but want to ask to mak… read more
legalgems
legalgems
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
15,474 satisfied customers
My husband is deceased, must I notify the mortgage lender of
my husband is deceased, must I notify the mortgage lender of his death> both our names are ***** ***** of the document pertaining to the house … read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,210 satisfied customers
What happens if I leave my IRA per stripes to my three
What happens if I leave my IRA per stripes to my three children and they pre decease me and have no children of their own? … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,924 satisfied customers
When a debt was acquired outside of the country. Does the
When a debt was acquired outside of the country. Does the benificiary have to pay for that debt? And we're does that money come from. … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,931 satisfied customers
Second opinion] I am a US citizen living abroad for more
Second opinion] I am a US citizen living abroad for more than a decade. I have inherited some money from a relative and wish to have it sent to my overseas bank account. I have unpaid student loans th… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,393 satisfied customers
Does executor of will who is also primary beneficiary (90%)
Does executor of will who is also primary beneficiary (90%) have right to appropriate all money from decedent's bank acct. that was specifically bequeathed to other beneficiary to use in payment of es… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
My mother just passed away and she had some outstanding credit
My mother just passed away and she had some outstanding credit card bills and no money to pay them what should I do?… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
A decedent named 4 beneficiaries (all brothers/sisters) by
A decedent named 4 beneficiaries (all brothers/sisters) by will to receive inheritance in equal shares. What happens if 2 of the named beneficiaries have pre-deceased the decedent. There is no lanquag… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
In the state of Oregon, Is it contesting a will if one of
In the state of Oregon, Is it contesting a will if one of the beneficiaries of the will is asking us to pay medical expresses plus $35,000 out of the piece of property willed to us keeping the piece o… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
538 satisfied customers
I need a good trust and inheritance attorney who regularly
I need a good trust and inheritance attorney who regularly works with good forensic CPA firms investigating possible fraud by business partners in closely held family partnerships (I am such a partner… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
Tenant Landlord Dispute - New York State Summary I have
Tenant Landlord Dispute - New York State Summary: I have been a tenant with this landlord from 2002-2009 Lease "renewal" forms stated I was to pay for Gas I could NOT put gas in my name there were onl… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
15,142 satisfied customers
if the deceased states in her will that trust funds are to
if the deceased states in her will that trust funds are to be set up, can the executor use the money for the trust funds to pay other things and then not set up the trust funds… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
1,494 satisfied customers
My deceased husbands grandparents owned Mineral Rights in
My deceased husband's grandparents owned Mineral Rights in OK. Am I entitled to inherit thru my husband (he had a Living Trust/Will leaving everything to me)? A gas company wants to lease the Mineral … read more
dkennedy
dkennedy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,122 satisfied customers
My niece was seperated from her husband (Texas) when she ...
My niece was seperated from her husband (Texas) when she was in a fatal car wreck. She had opened a new bank account in only her name with no beneficiaries listed so that her work checks could be dire… read more
Dan
Dan
Semi-Retired; Part-Time Consultant
Doctoral Degree
872 satisfied customers
This pertains to an estate without a will, why would a ...
This pertains to an estate without a will, why would a deceased's widowed mother be listed as an heir and not just his children, the deceased was divorced, shouldn't the heirs to his estate be his bio… read more
Jane T (LLC)
Jane T (LLC)
Master's Degree
2,862 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