Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in Georgia

I just learned that my biological father died in 2008, I carry his last name and he his is listed as my father on my birthd certificate. I was born out of wedlock an he an my mother never married. My question regarding whether or not I might have a legitimate inheritence claim on his estate as his illegitimite son? I live in Minnesota and my father was an atty who resided in Georgia,

Asked on 5/14/10, 2:55 pm

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Glen Ashman Ashman Law Office also dba Glen Ashman Attorney

You might depending on details not in your post.

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Answered on 5/19/10, 3:03 pm

Charles W. Field Charles W. Field, Attorney at Law

You might have a claim. Since that would have to pursued in the county of his residence at the time of his death, you should consult with an attorney in that county.

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Answered on 5/19/10, 3:07 pm

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