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Do Ihave to probate a life estate?

I am so sorry for your loss.  Generally speaking, estate planning that includes a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

What to do if my mom and dad had a living trust but lost the documents?

Good question. If the trust that your parents lost the paperwork to was a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

Who is legally entitled to a deceased parent's property if there is only one child?

If there is no surviving spouse (which would include a separate, but not divorced, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

In a personal representative's deed, can the grantor be the same person as the grantee?

I am so sorry for your loss.  First, I hope that you are getting …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

If I waive my request for reimbursement for administration costs from an estate, can I later reinstate my claim?

Probably not.  But I think you can list those expenses you're bearing yourself, and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago