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The second step in the probate process is filing a Petition for Letters of Administration. A Petition for Letters of Administration is required when there is no will. When there is a Will, a Petition for Probate of Will and for Letters Testamentary is the document that must be filed when there is a will. Generally, there is a 30 day requirement after a person’s death to file the Will at the local Kendall County Courthouse.
Affidavit of Heirship
An Affidavit of Heirship is a sworn legal document, which describes a person’s family relationships. The Affidavit of Heirship is utilitzed by the Kendall County Probate Court to determine the appropriate heirs of a decedent or a deceased person. Generally, the Affidavit of Heirship describes the family history and relationships of a decedent. The Kendall County Probate Court must make legal determinations to determine who the heirs of the deceased person are. Heirship determines who are the rightful owners of an estate and the persons who have the right to contest a will.
Oath of Representative
A Bond Surety is required in Illinois Probate matters unless waived by the Last Will and Testament. A surety bond or otherwise known as “Bond Surety” is a type of insurance to protect the beneficiaries from the malfeasance of the legal representative or otherwise known as the “executor” or “independent administrator”. Surety bond are required to protect beneficiaries and heirs. A surety bond is a type of insurance, which protects beneficiaries from malfeasance of the legal representative. Most Last Wills and Testatements and Living Trust waive the requirement of surety. Sean Robertson and Robertson Legal Group, LLC have relationships with reputable surety companies.