My father passed away in May and He left...

Asked by Lifa on 25-10-2021 19:51:08
Question posted in the Family Law category relating to Mpumalanga

My father passed away  in May and He left no will, now my mother in law does not want to give us anything that our father owned, including all legal documents for us to even go and claim anywhere. 

What should we do, or where should we go? 

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Posted by Att. Patrick on 30-10-2021 14:24:47

Hi there,

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Do you know if your father's estate has been reported to the Master of the High Court?

If he died without a Will, then you would have a claim against his estate for part of his estate. So would his new wife.

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