This agreement transfers the interest in the estate of a deceased person from one party
to another. A person or entity (the "Assignor") can sell their interest in the estate of
another person to a third party (the "Assignee"). The Assignee must pay something of
value to the Assignor for this transfer to be valid and binding. This document can be
customized to fit the needs of the drafting parties and is ideal for people or entities that
want to buy or sell an interest in another person's estate.
ASSIGNMENT OF ESTATE
This assignment (the "Assignment") is made and entered into this day of
, 20 , by and between ________ [Assignor’s name] ___________ of ________
[Address] __________ (the “Assignor”) and __________ [Assignee’s name] ____________ of
___________ [Address] __________________ (the “Assignee”).
In consideration of the covenants and obligations contained herein and FOR GOOD AND
VALUABLE CONSIDERATION, receipt of which consideration is hereby acknowledged,
Assignor and Assignee represent and agree as follows:
1. The Assignor hereby unconditionally assigns and transfers all its right, title and interest in and
to the following estate of _________________________ (the “Deceased”) to the Assignee and
its successors, assigns and personal representatives:
[describe the estate]
2. Assignor agrees to execute any and all documents necessary or convenient to transfer to
Assignee all of the interest in the Estate of the Deceased to which the Assignor is entitled by
virtue of the death.
3. Said assignment is made without guarantee of the specific amount, if any, to be received from
4. The Assignee shall pay all estate and inheritance taxes which would have been payable by
assignor with respect to the estate. The Assignee shall fully indemnify the Assignor from all such
federal, state or other applicable government taxes.
5. This Assignment shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the State of ________. Any
dispute, controversy or legal proceeding regarding this Assignment shall be resolved and
adjudicated in the Courts of the State of _________________.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Agreement effective as of the date first
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STATE OF _______________
COUNTY OF _____________
Before me this [insert date] personally appeared: [name of assignor], to me known to be the
person who is described in and who executed the assignment instrument and acknowledged to
me that he executed the same of his own free will for the purpose therein expressed.
My Commission Expires: ________
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