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Childs Claim against a scottish will

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How should I word a claim letter against a Scottish will when a child has been left out.

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your question.

You write to the executors stating that you want to claim your legal rights in the estate and thy have to let you know once the estate is ingathers what the amount of legal rights is.

You, along with any siblings have a share of a third of moveable property if there is a surviving spouse or a share of a half if there is no surviving spouse.

Happy to discuss further.

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