Intestacy Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Intestacy, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Intestacy?

It is the term used in law when a person dies without a Will or a valid Will. As per the law of Descent and Distribution, the excess estate above the debts of the person dies intestecy, the estate is distributed.A Public Administrator is appointed to do the Justice.