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Q: How can an unmarried woman become the executor of the estate of her deceased partner of 8 years?

The deceased partner has only one relative, a brother who lives in Florida. The deceased does not have any living relatives in the state where both partners resided the entire eight years of their relationship. Would the surviving partner have to go to Florida to start court action to become the... Read more »

Robert Jason De Groot answered on Sep 3, 2015

Go see a local probate attorney to get answers to your questions after a full discussion of the issues.

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