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  • What happens if I do not sign a special Warranty Deed 19 years after a Divorce

    I have been divorced for 19 years have not spoken to my Ex in 15 years. She was awarded property in the divorce that was mortgaged jointly. I recently received a letter from an attorney to sign a Special Warranty Deed or threatened with another co...

    Judith’s Answer

    More questions are needed to be answered. Was your divorce finalized in Michigan? In your Final Judgment of Divorce, are there words that require you to sign any or all documents with respect to the transfer of property to your spouse? If it does, you could potentially be held in contempt if you decide not to sign any/all documents. With that being said, visit with an attorney that practices in both areas of Family Law (Domestic Relations) and Real Estate Law.

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