If my mom is meeting with a notary to have her Will signed, will a court honor it if it wasn’t drafted or signed by a lawyer?

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Asked on October 1, 2013 under Estate Planning, Texas

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FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Most likely the Will will be honored by the court if it was not drafted or signed by a lawyer. However to be safe you mother should have two witnesses to her Will and have a reputable lawyer go over it for format.


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