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Competency to Sign a Last Will and Testament

In order to validly execute a Last Will and Testament in Florida, a person must be of “sound mind.” Mental competency in this context is not a rigid bright line test. A person’s ability to understand his/her acts may vary … Continue reading

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How does a marriage affect a pre-existing Last Will & Testament in Florida?

Many people have a Last Will & Testament in place before they get married.  This is especially true if it is a second marriage or the creation of a blended family.  Generally, under Florida law, if you do not amend … Continue reading

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