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Q: My uncle inherited millions from my grandmother with she died by changing her will or getting her to change her will.

My father didn’t want to do anything about it when she died less than 10 years ago.

My uncle just died in California. What are my and my two brothers’ and possibly my father’s legal options in regards to that inheritance? We live in Idaho.

Kevin A. Hogle
Kevin A. Hogle
answered on Jan 25, 2020

Your uncle's estate will likely be distributed according to his own estate plan, as opposed to your grandmother's. If your uncle has no trust or last will (his "estate plan"), his assets will be distributed according to a table of consanguinity. That table basically looks at... View More

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