Tampa Elder Lawyer | If your family communicates well about all topics, you may already know what is in someone’s last will and testament, and how they want their estate distributed. But that is not always the case. Some family members are private about financial matters. Thus, the last will and testament can leave surprises, questions, feelings of confusion, and downright hurt feelings. This could drive someone to challenge the will.  But not just anyone can.
Every state has a procedure for contesting a will in court, so consult a probate attorney to learn the details for your specific state. Generally speaking, before a person can contest a will they must have “standi