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My mother-in-law has just passed away. Is it necessary for a

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My mother-in-law has just passed away. Is it necessary for a lawer to be present at the reading of the will?
JA: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?
Customer: Just the will.
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No.

Hello I am sorry to hear that you have lost your mother in law. These days there is no formal reading of the Will, but if you choose to have one it is not necessary to have a lawyer present.

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Marian

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Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Who attends the reading of the will?

Just all of the immediate family, possibly grandchildren.