Q: If I'm married, is it okay for me to make a will and leave my spouse out of it?
You can leave your spouse out of the will, but she will still have statutory rights to a good portion of your probate estate. A simple trust would most likely serve your purposes better. The other option is to have her sign a document releasing her statutory rights. The second option would depend on whether you spouse knew about your intention and was willing to consent to it. I will link to the statute with the formula for the spousal elective share.
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