ANIKET NERURKA Legal Services in Andheri Mumbai. I have successfully drafted WILLS for many Clients in all over Mumbai.
Before drafting the WILL, I explain the Clients that the effect of the WILL is after the death of the Executant but not immediately after the death.
After the death of the Executant the Executor appointed in the WILL by the 'Deceased Executat' should produce the WILL for PROBATE and only after the WILL is
PROBATED in the HIGH COURT, the beneficiary of the WILL will have legal and transferable ownership rights over the properties of the deceased.
The essentials of the WILL for Probate are the signature and the left thump impression of the executant, appointment of the Executor, Two witnesses,
property address clearly mentioned in it which is to be bequeathed to the Beneficiary and a MBBS/MD Doctors certificate that he has checked the executant and
he is at the time of execution in sound mind and health.
The maximum court fee for the PROBATION is Rs. 75000/-.
It is advisable to register a Will, but it is not a pre-requisite or compulsion. The WILL made in any form can be can be challenged Legal Services in Andheri mumbai.
The essential ingredients of the Will are
(1) Appointment of the EXECUTOR
(2) The complete details of immovable properties and movable properties
(3) The Correct Name of the Beneficiary with Pan Card No.
(4) Two (2) witnesses
(5) Signature of the person making the WILL with left thump impression and his photo.