In the June issue of Wealth Management Insider, Patricia
discusses laws in certain states that permit legal challenges to a will or
estate plan prior to the death of the testator. In those states, the court
proceeding involves notifying the named beneficiaries of the will and/or trust
and any disinherited heirs of the existence of the will and/or trust and their
Click here to read the entire article where Patricia details
the purpose of and the potential drawbacks to pre-death will contests, and
lessons learned in states where pre-death will contests are permitted.