If you have made your will, but instead of drafting the will in writing, you created an oral will, your heirs may face some legal hurdles. A skilled Mamaroneck oral will lawyer knows the legal requirements of your state and can effectively explain the pros and cons of creating an oral will.
Certain requirements must be met for a will to be considered valid and only a minority of states consider oral wills as legal wills. An attorney can explain those requirements to you and also provide legal advice regarding the risks associated with not having your will documented, such as misinterpretation of your wishes, as well as forgotten wishes.
No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.
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