Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in Michigan

husband not in will

my husband and i live separately. we each have dependent children from previous marriages. can i create a will and leave 100% of my estate to my kids only?

Asked on 5/18/07, 2:09 pm

2 Answers from Attorneys


Re: husband not in will

Your question does not state whether or not you are divorced. If not, (since you still refer to him as husband) then the answer is broadly speaking no. Would further depend on the type of asset - retirement etc and whether you've had kids together or they are from separate respective marriages. Please feel free to call us at 248.207.1117 to further discuss your issues. Alternatively, please feel free to write to the e-mail [email protected] with your contact number.

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Answered on 5/18/07, 4:01 pm
Regina Mullen Legal Data Services, PLC

Re: husband not in will

Yes, but to be safe your attorney should counsel you to make sure any claims he might have are properly extinguished or accounted for (e.g. claims in property).

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Answered on 5/19/07, 10:58 pm

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