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Hello. Does an English will cover property owned in USA? Or

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Hello. Does an English will cover property owned in USA? Or is a seperate American will required?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  JGM replied 4 years ago.
Thank you for your question.

The English will would possibly have to be proved in the American courts and the disposal of the property would in any event be subject to US law.

For that reason it is always better to have a second will made in the country or state where the property is situated.

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