3 main deficiencies of a handwritten Will

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on August 12, 2016. Dear Mr. Premack: My mother was shy about seeing lawyers. She knew she should have a Will so when she was diagnosed with cancer she handwrote her own Will. It is very short, and only says “I give all my worldly…

What Must be Done to Change a Will?

I enjoy giving speeches to community groups and residential centers. Last week I was speaking at The Towers, and was asked “I had my Will written by an attorney several years ago. I want to change part of the Will and wonder if I can just cross out the part I don’t like and handwrite…