Testamentary Capacity Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Testamentary Capacity?

It is a legal term referred to persons’ full senses and mental sanity to have confirmed and signed the will after understanding what his assets comprises of and what he/she is doing by creating a will. He understands in full mental capacity who is he naming the assets to and how are they related to him and what repurcution it may have later.Normally adults are presumed to be capable enough to create will.