Fort White, FL asked in Probate for Puerto Rico

Q: How do i find out if my mother had a Will in Puerto Rico

My m9ther passed away in march and im in fl and can not travel (due to Covid)or get a hold of her attorney down there to see if she had a Will. She was with me in Fl when she got sick and passed. I cant get anyone to speak with us until i find this out.

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Ramon Olivencia, Esq.
Ramon Olivencia, Esq.
  • Probate Lawyer
  • San Juan, PR
  • Licensed in Puerto Rico

A: An attorney can place a search at the Registry of Wills of Puerto Rico to find out if your mother left a will on the island. It is highly recommended that it is done via an attorney since he/she will know how to go about through that process while making sure to include all the necessary requisites as well as know what to do afterward.

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