Category: Estate Administration & Probate

  • What happens when a loved one leaves multiple wills?

    What happens when a loved one leaves multiple wills?

    On Behalf of The Law Office of Daniel Webster. | May 9, 2023 | Estate Administration & Probate | It’s an honor to respect your loved one’s will by distributing their wealth according to their last wishes. But what happens when there are multiple wills? This problem occurs when someone creates a new will but fails to revoke or destroy an…

  • How much does a spouse inherit when their “other half” dies in New York?

    How much does a spouse inherit when their “other half” dies in New York?

    On Behalf of the Law Office of Daniel Webster | Mar 10, 2023 | Estate Administration & Probate | What happens to someone’s property when they die depends, at least partially, on the terms of their estate plan. Testators can take control over the legacy they leave when they die by creating a trust or a will that names specific beneficiaries…