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My father died and bequeathed his estate to a civil partner…

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My father died and...

My father died and bequeathed his estate to a civil partner who died soon after.what are my rights.

Lawyer's Assistant: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

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Lawyer's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

Both my father and his civil partner had wills, but his civil partner has no family

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Thank you for your question. I am a solicitor in Scotland. Do you have any brothers and sisters? Were you left anything in your father’s will? Do you know what the civil partner’s will says? When did each of them die?

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