Q: My sister is sole heir for an estate. The lawyer(executor) has not given her any information on the estate .
She has not had the will shown to her nor seen what bills need to be paid, what has been paid. He wants to sell the house and the contents. Should she get her own lawyer to make sure he is doing nothing underhand? He had been in trouble years ago for ripping off a client.
A: Yes, if there is enough value in the estate that it matters, she should have her own lawyer.
A: I think you already know the answer. Yes, your sister should get her own lawyer. The specialty she is looking for is probate law.
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