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Second wife bigamy help

As you appear to know, the second "wife" is not actually a wife, since …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 19 days ago

If my aunt's Will left everything to my other aunt and late and father, are my sister and I considered heirs?

It depends entirely on how the will was written. A will can leave a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

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 6 months 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 9 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 9 months ago