Louisville, KY asked in Contracts, Estate Planning, Family Law and Elder Law for Kentucky

Q: If there’s a joint will And one spouse dies Can the other spouse change the will or sell what was left to someone

She’s sold most the cattle and all the farm equipment which was lifted my dad . the land was divided between my aunt and my dad and it clearly stated in the will this portion go to my aunt and her son, and this portion go to my dad and his two sons I was 13 that was my home I was kicked out of and waited 17 years thinking one day I’ll be able to go back at least would have still have the farm When she died but now she’s selling The farm that was left to me ,to my aunt and her son

1 Lawyer Answer
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: It depends on the will joint will reads. You should consult a probate and estate planning attorney who can review it and tell you how to proceed.

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