Mutual Wills Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Mutual Wills?

In the court of law where will are considers, the mutual wills are the wills from a different persons, generally the spouses or partners, who have cerated their own signed wills in which they both have declared identical distribution/disposition of their estates. One set of will is signed by the husband and other by the wife or partner. In differs from joint wills where boit the partners have deceded on the same distribution of the will but there is just one set of document which is jointly signed by both.