Havelock, NC asked in Real Estate Law, Civil Litigation, Probate and Estate Planning for North Carolina

Q: What are the statue of limitations of a Will? What if sibling changed mothers Will and won’t share a copy?

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Amanda Bowden Johnson
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A: You haven't provided much detail so we really can't provide you with a meaningful answer - especially in a limited forum like this however, a sibling can not change your mother's will - only your mother could do that. Your best bet is to consult with a local wills and estates attorney who can review your specific situation in detail and lay out your options for you. You should do this ASAP because some aspects of wills have time limits which is likely what you meant by statute of limitations. Best of luck.

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