2 Comments Wills, probate, letters of administration, powers of attorney
1. How long is a piece of string? Circumstances vary depending on many factors.
2. Not necessarally, but the witnesses' do need to be identified, and located.
3. Everything needs to be valued for probate.
4. Nothing to stop a beneficiary asking progress of the settlement, but they may actually slow down the process, and may not receive an answer, it really depends on who has been appointed executor.