Last Will And Testament Legal Meaning and Definition

Here is a simplified definition of the legal term Last Will And Testament.

(n) Last Will and Testament

A 'Last Will and Testament' is the final, legally recognized document created by an individual, often referred to as the 'testator', that specifies how they wish their assets and properties to be distributed after their passing. This document nullifies any previous versions made by the same person and remains valid unless another one is made afterward.