Q: My Mother passed 15 years ago the executor has not probate the will what happens now
A: If your mother owned any property in her name alone at the time of her death, then a probate will still be necessary in order to legally transfer title of the property to her heirs. Because the named executor has neglected to probate the estate for so long, another interested party (such as yourself) could petition the court to be appointed to oversee the estate.
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