Legal Advice for Executing a Will — 15 results
Written by attorney Ata-Ul-Salaam Bhatti, about 1 month ago.
It's true, you don't need a lawyer to make a will. If your estate is very simple, you can write how you'd like your estate divided and what you'd like done with your body after you die.... more
Written by attorney Jeremy Wechsler, over 4 years ago.
The Role of the Executor of the
As executor of the estate, you are charged with the
responsibility of making sure the decedents estate is handled in the proper
manner under the... more
Written by attorney Stephen Mendel, over 3 years ago.
When you die leaving behind a will, your executor is the person you choose as the representative of your estate for purposes of probate. Depending on the size and complexity of your estate,... more
Written by attorney George Dippel, 3 months ago.
One of the most important decisions you will make when preparing your last will and testament is your choice of an Executor. An Executor is the person(s) or entity such as a trust company,... more
Written by attorney Jennifer Coles, 7 months ago.
You should appoint an executor in your Last Will and Testament. It is an important job and shouldn't be taken lightly. What does an Executor do? An executor locates heirs, lists property,... more
Written by attorney David Kubikian, almost 2 years ago.
When a Last Will Testament is offered for probate, it does not enjoy any presumptions of having been validly executed. Instead, the proponent of the LWT has the burden to prove, by a... more
Written by attorney Elizabeth Blandon, over 3 years ago.
On June 15, 2011, President Obama issued an Executive Order establishing the SelectUSA Initiative. This government program establishes a federal investment promotion program to spur the U.S.... more
Written by attorney Alan Brinkmeier, almost 4 years ago.
Witnesses are to be present to watch that the will is executed by the testator. The correct number of witnesses, as prescribed under state law, sign the will as witnesses. The witnesses... more
Written by attorney Evan Guthrie, about 2 years ago.
One of the most difficult choices that has to be made when you make your last will and testament is who will be the personal representative or executor. The personal representative is the... more
Written by attorney Douglas Martinson, over 4 years ago.
Making a Will in Alabama GENERAL QUESTIONS ABOUT WILLS
WHAT IS A WILL?
A Will is a document that provides the manner in which a person’s assets will be distributed when he/she dies. A... more