Paris, TN asked in Civil Litigation and Probate for Tennessee

Q: Can I challenge a will that was executed in 2001 during which time that I was incarcerated.I was released in 2018.

Brother was sole beneficiary among myself and 6 other siblings.feel will was coerced undue influence on mother who was in Alzheimer status

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
  • Probate Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: In my opinion no... Besides blowing the SOL, there are practical matters to consider. Witnesses will be nonexistent now. And most importantly, the real and personal property is almost assuredly gone by now. I recommend you do a title search on any real property to see if any title problems can now be asserted. Check the Probate File, as the Estate may have been open a long time. Sometimes you can sue the fiduciary executor.

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