Minneapolis, MN asked in Probate for North Dakota

Q: Hi I inherited some land in Williams North Dakota for my father who passed away 2010 my stepmother and my four other Orc

We were each to get 50% stepmother kids 50% us kids get the other when should I start receiving my percentage of the oil wells

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2 Lawyer Answers

Lucas Wynne

  • Grand Forks, ND
  • Licensed in North Dakota

A: Unfortunately, this is a difficult question to answer because I am unsure if the land has any mineral rights, if oil is being produced from the land, the status of the inheritance, etc. I would speak with a local attorney.

James W. Martens agrees with this answer

James W. Martens

  • Probate Lawyer
  • Bismarck, ND
  • Licensed in North Dakota

A: Not knowing more details it is difficult to say. If you were to contact me and provide more details, I could probably give you a better answer or provide the assistance you need to give you the results you are after.

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