Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in Illinois

Obtaining a copy of a will

My grandmother recently passed away. I received a court paper from her lawyer stating that I am a legatee and have a right to contest the will, although I don't know what is in the will. How do I go about obtaining a copy of the will?

Asked on 3/16/09, 3:46 pm

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Jeffrey R. Gottlieb Law Offices of Robert H. Glorch
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Re: Obtaining a copy of a will

It is one file with the clerk of the circuit court in the county where your grandmother lived. Contact the court about how to view or obtain a copy.

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Answered on 3/16/09, 3:48 pm

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