My grandfather just passed away in July and left all his estate and money to his four children well I don't get along well well my dad and his new wife stepmother and afraid he will not will me my part of grandparents estate when he passes. My grandfather was a wealthy man. Don't want step mother to get all family estate can I take legal action now to get some of the estate.
What you are entitled to I based on the will your grandfather had. If he had a will but gave the property to his children, you have no claim.
If he did not get a will and you father is still alive, again you don't have a claim.
Whatever claim you have is based on you being listed in the will.
At the risk of disappointing you, your father has the legal right and power to do whatever he chooses with his inheritance from his father. It is his. He can give it all away during his lifetime, designate a beneficiary by will, or allow it to pass by intestate succession. If you were not named as a beneficiary in your grandfather's will, you had no rights in that estate, and there is no legal action against your father to change that result.
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It sounds like getting any part of grandfather's estate at this point is going to depend on you building a better relationship with your father and hoping he does not do what you think may happen and leave it all to your stepmother. I see no other ways that you would get a portion of the estate.
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