Lawyers, Answer Questions  & Get Points Log In
Questions Answered by Regina Kiperman
1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning for New York on
Q: Can a lawyer who drew up and notarized the decedants Will Then go and represent the executor listed in that will?
Regina Kiperman
Regina Kiperman answered on May 20, 2016

yes. it is perfectly normal and common. if the executor wants to hire the lawyer who drew up the will then he is free to do so.

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Probate for New York on
Q: Can I sue the co-executor of my father's unprobated Estate for filing a personal RPAPL 901 against me and estate asset?

My brother and I were named co-executors/sole beneficiaries in father's unprobated Will. All taxes have been paid. We managed as executors the rental property left to us, and all documents attached to this property (i.e. EIN Estate tax account, Leases, Insurance) are titled "The Estate Of ..."... Read more »

Regina Kiperman
Regina Kiperman answered on May 20, 2016

are you trying to stop the partition at this point?

did you have notice of the partition?

Justia Ask a Lawyer is a forum for consumers to get answers to basic legal questions. Any information sent through Justia Ask a Lawyer is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis only.

The use of this website to ask questions or receive answers does not create an attorney–client relationship between you and Justia, or between you and any attorney who receives your information or responds to your questions, nor is it intended to create such a relationship. Additionally, no responses on this forum constitute legal advice, which must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case. You should not act upon information provided in Justia Ask a Lawyer without seeking professional counsel from an attorney admitted or authorized to practice in your jurisdiction. Justia assumes no responsibility to any person who relies on information contained on or received through this site and disclaims all liability in respect to such information.

Justia cannot guarantee that the information on this website (including any legal information provided by an attorney through this service) is accurate, complete, or up-to-date. While we intend to make every attempt to keep the information on this site current, the owners of and contributors to this site make no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to from this site.