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German Law/Inheritance certificate


Good day,

How does one object to an inheritance certificate ?
Who is the authority?

thank you

Dear Mike,

You can file a Beschwerde (objection) at the responsible German probate court within a month from the date the inheritance certificate was issued. This must been done in a formal letter written in German.

I would be glad to represent you in this matter you can contact directly at

Carolin Schulz-Burgess
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Carolin Schulz-Burgess


German legal issues on inheritance, divorce, alimony, child custody and support, last wills and testaments, and other problems involving international family and civil law.


I am a certified German laywer with professional experience in both German and American law firms. Since 2001 I have been working independently at my firm, German Legal Services. I have represented hundreds of clients on matters involving US-German legal issues. One of my firm's areas of specialization is in divorce and child support and custody issues between members of the U.S. Armed Forces and German civilians.

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I received my undergraduate and JD degrees both from the University of Wuerzburg, Germany, whose law school is consistently ranked in the top 10 in Germany.

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