Q: In a california probate case does an heir have only 120 days to file a will contest or revocation of will?
A: Key deadlines and timelines in California probate include:
Contesting appointment of personal representative: at or before hearing (by filing written objections)
Response to will contest: within 30 days after service of summons
Petition to Revoke Probate: within 120 days after will is admitted to probate
Inventory and Appraisal: within 4 months of issuance of letters
Creditor Claim: 4 months after letters or 60 days after notice
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