Georgia Probate Law – What do I do if I only have a copy of a Will and can’t find the original Will?

By | April 29th, 2016|FAQs, Probate Law|

The passing of a family member is tragic, leaving many of us are focused on taking care of funeral arrangements, informing family members and friends, and going through all the necessary documents and tasks to resolve any issues with creditors and the estate of the deceased. Being the executor of an estate can sometimes be an overwhelming experience, especially when coupled with dealing with the emotions that come from the person's passing. Let’s start with a not so commonly known fact: Under Georgia probate law, a person in possession of an original Will has a duty to file the Will [...]