Posts made in September, 2020

Who can challenge a Will In North Carolina?

Posted on Sep 28, 2020 in News

Who Can Challenge a Will in North Carolina? Answer: An interested party can contest a Last Will and Testament within three years of the application for probate of the will. Who is an interested party to challenge a Will? Answer: A beneficiary under a prior Last Will and Testament or someone who would inherit under NC’s intestacy laws, such as a spouse, child, and children of deceased child. This list is not exhaustive. This is a matter of “standing” so you are a person with a right to bring the will contest case. Is this the situation you find yourself: You were a beneficiary...

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