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How do I create a valid Will in Tennessee?

Making a Will in Tennessee may create problems when distributing your estate if you use a do-it-yourself Will template. When using a DIY Will you run the risk that your assets may not be distributed according to your wishes. Without a valid Will in Tennessee, your property will be distributed under state law, which may be contrary to your exact wishes.

The requirements for the execution of a valid Will in Tennessee:
Even if the above conditions are met, there are still actions that may make a Will invalid:

Although the simple requirements of Wills in Tennessee and the low cost of a DIY Will may be attractive, a Will prepared by an estate planning lawyer familiar with Tennessee law will ensure your Will is not only valid, but contains the provisions necessary for the orderly distribution of your estate.

Schedule a consultation with our Tennessee estate planning lawyers to discuss creating or revising your Will. If a loved one has died without a Will, our attorneys can also explain Tennessee intestacy laws. 800-201-0413