A lost will – when the original can’t be found.

Missing will, lost will, misplaced will, deceased estate, probateKeeping an original will safe and secure is one thing, (for more on storing a will click here), but as a practical matter, it is also important to let executors know, or family or a trusted friend, of its whereabouts.

But what if for some reason an original will cannot be located?  What can be done?  Does it mean the intestacy rules have to apply?