Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in New York

If a parent dies,no will,does child inherit anything

Asked on 9/30/13, 10:58 am

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Arnold Nager Arnold H. Nager, Esquire
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Yes.

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9/30/13, 11:06 am
Walter LeVine Walter D. LeVine, Esq.
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Usually yes. It depends upon who survives the decedent (spouse and children, or children only) and size of the estate.

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9/30/13, 1:49 pm
Paula McGill Attorney at Law
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I agree with attorney LeVine. It all depends on whether there is a surviving spouse. Also, the children and spouse get the net estate after creditors, among others, are paid.

Also licensed in New York.

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10/01/13, 4:57 pm

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