How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Jo C. Your Own Question
Jo C.
Jo C., Barrister
Category: Law
Satisfied Customers: 31300
Experience:  Over 5 years in practice
12826847
Type Your Law Question Here...
Jo C. is online now

Can beneficieries to an estate claim thier legal costs form

Customer Question

Can beneficieries to an estate claim thier legal costs form the estate in the case were they are in conflict with other beneficeries for instance over being appointed as administrators . The deceased dies intestate
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
HiThank you for your questionMy name is ***** ***** do my best to help you but I need some further information firstCould you explain a little more about the situation and what you wish to know please
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Background
My uncle died intestate in October 2015He was never married or had any childrenHe is survived by a brother and sister and a deceased brothers 3 childrenThe brother and sister want to be appointed as administrators they do not want the deceased brothers children to administerEstate information has been given to all equallyThe deceased brothers children were not involved in the deceased life
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
Has any one actually applied for letters of Administration so far?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes they have now
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
Who are the Administrators - and is it they who are claiming costs?