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New New Mexico Wills, Trusts, Probate Legal Questions & Answers

Must my partner leave my lawyer's office while I make my Will?

No, there is no legal requirement for that whatsoever: anyone can have anyone they …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

If a spouse dies, does the estate automatically go to the remaining spouse?

If there is no will, the estate passes by what is called "intestate succession": …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

If my brother-in-law made me an executor of his Will instead of his daughter, is that legal?

There is no legal mandate as to who and who cannot be named as …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

How do I know if my grandpa's Will valid?

To be valid: 1) Your grandfather must have been mentally competent when making it.

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 months ago

Regarding a will

I am so sorry for your loss.  The documentation may be needed to transfer …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 months ago