If my mother has a Will but is moving out of state, will she need to make a new one?

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If my mother has a Will but is moving out of state, will she need to make a new one?

Asked on July 28, 2013 under Estate Planning, Washington

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FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Good question. The answer is that no new Will needs to be made if your mother is moving out of state. Her existing Will would be vaild in her new state. However, she might consider consulting with a Wills and trust attorney about updates concerning her estate plan.


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