My father has a will with an executor but we would like to change the executor and rewrite the will?
Cody R Cooper ∙ November 18, 2019
Typically, while your father is alive and has full mental capacity, any portion of the will can be changed as long as he signs the amendment. However, if your father is deceased or does not have mental capacity to know what he's signing, then you cannot change the will.
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