Is a Will legal if the lawyer who wrote it signs as a witness?

Asked on September 22, 2012 under Estate Planning, Michigan


Catherine Blackburn / Blackburn Law Firm

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Usually, yes.  In Florida, a lawyer can witness a will.  A lawyer can also notarize a will.  I would expect this to be true in other states, but please check it out in your state.

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