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24-0052056

Paternal grandmother (PGM) seeks assistance with a custody hearing on June 12, 2024, at 9:45 am before Custody Hearing Officer James Welkie, regarding her two minor grandchildren. The opposing party is maternal grandmother (MGM). The children’s mother is presently incarcerated; Father is not involved with the children and recently began speaking to PGM again. There is no current custody order […]

23-0049207

Communicative, kind, sixty-six-year-old Philadelphian needs assistance with a probate and obtaining title to her home. The record owner of client’s home is her maternal grandfather, whose estate has already been opened by client’s now deceased mother who died intestate in February 2021. Client, her deceased mother, and her brother who died intestate in 2000 were named beneficiaries in the will. […]

23-0049890

A tremendously organized client is looking forward to working in partnership with a volunteer to preserve her family home for the next generation. Client will be taking title to her home though her mother’s estate. All but one of her five siblings are on board and prepared to sign the deed placing title in her name. She has already obtained […]

23-0049920

Grateful 71-year-old client seeks assistance gaining title to her home. Her mother who recently passed in 2019 is the sole record owner. Client’s mother left a will naming client executor and devising the home to her. Client needs a volunteer to probate her mother’s estate, including drafting a deed transferring title to client. VIP staff has assisted client in filling […]

23-0049615

Daughter needs help probating her mother’s estate to obtain majority title to her home. Client added her mother to the deed of her home to qualify for a second mortgage in 2008. Unfortunately, the deed was drafted to make them tenants in common. Client’s mother passed in December 2022, leaving behind five heirs, including client. Client’s sister signed a renunciation. […]

23-0050776

Client needs assistance getting title to her home. Client and client’s husband married in the early 1980s and have been living in their home for decades with client’s adopted daughter. Client’s husband died intestate in 2023, leaving client as his only heir; client’s husband has never legally adopted their daughter. All the utility bills are still in husband’s name, and […]

23-0050472

63-year-old client who has been living in his mother’s home since birth is seeking assistance gaining title to the family property. Client’s mother passed away in 2000 and left a will naming client as heir and executor of her estate. Client has the original will and has completed the Tangled Title Fund application. VIP helped client file a petition to […]

23-0050433

Witty client is seeking assistance with probating her father’s estate and obtaining title to the home. Client’s family has lived in the home for several generations, and client would like to keep the home in her family. Client’s father died intestate in 2022, leaving client and her brother as his only heirs. Her brother is willing to give up his […]

22-0048471

Client seeks title to his childhood home, which is currently in the name of his parents. Client’s father died intestate in January 2017, and his mother predeceased father in November 2013. All other heirs have signed renunciations and are willing to give up their interest in the property. An attorney is needed to help probate father’s estate, including transferring title […]