Will Contest Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Will Contest?

(v) A will is a willful recording of the wishes of the deceased person declaring the methods how his property is to be dealt after his death. To be legally binding, such a document must have executed voluntarily with his full presence of mind . If it was made under any influence like coercion, alcohol, lunatic stage etc they are not enforceable and can be challenged. Challenging such will is called will contest.