Succession / Probate

What happens if you die without a Will?

An Intestate Succession – “A Succession Without a Will” When one passes away without a Will, their estate passes along to their survivors through a process call “intestate succession.” That is, it is a succession without a “testament,” which is the technical term for a Will. The first step is […]

What is a Will?

A will is also known as a “last will and testament” and is a document that spells out what is to happen to your estate after you die. You are “disposing” of your property and the instructions to do so are called “dispositions.” The person who writes a will is […]