„Misers are unpleasant friends but pleasant ancestors.“
Bernhard Heinrich Count Buelow
Heritable succession

 

  • Heritable succession is based on biological and family connections.

  • The amount of an estate heirs receive is dependent on their family relationship to the decedent, the size of the community of heirs, and the actual estate value on the day it is distributed.

  • Our world-wide research mainly deals with 3rd order heirs, sometimes in the next generation. These complicated family relationships are shown in the following table:

Gesetzliche Erbfolge