If there is a Will and the couple gets a divorce, is the Will still valid?

Asked on January 17, 2013 under Estate Planning, Georgia

Answers:

Victor Waid / Law Office of Victor Waid

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

In California no as the dissolution of marriage will terminate the will. You should execute a new will or trust, or if your a beneficiary or other interested person, check with a probate lawyer. This termination of a will effectiveness is controlled by the family code provisions.


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