Deceased party trust funds handled by lawyer who cannot provide documents as to what happen to the money in trust fund. Need help finding out what happen to father's trust funds.
Deceased Party Lawyer had access to trust fund (was a curator). Party was in a Nursing home. Family trying to figure out what happen to the rest of the money in the trust fund. Lawyer provided document showing what was paid to Nursing Home and personal things (like haircuts) Need to know how to go about finding out what happen to the rest of trust fund.
We are sorry to hear about your situation. Dealing with legal matters can be stressful and complicated. Here are some steps that you could take:
Identify the type of trust fund: The first step in finding out what happened to your father's trust funds is to identify the type of trust. There are different types of trust funds, including irrevocable and revocable trusts. Depending on the type of trust, the rules and regulations may vary.
Contact the lawyer who handled your father's trust fund: Try to reach out to the lawyer who handled your father's trust fund. Explain the situation to them and ask for the documents related to the trust fund. If they cannot provide the documents, ask for an explanation as to why.
Consult with another lawyer: If the lawyer who handled your father's trust fund cannot provide the necessary documents or an explanation, consider consulting with another lawyer. They may be able to help you identify additional steps you can take to find out what happened to the trust fund.
File a complaint: If you believe that the lawyer mishandled the trust fund, you may need to file a complaint with the state bar. Check with your state bar association to see what your options are.
It's important to note that these steps may take time, effort, and money. However, finding out what happened to your father's trust funds could be worth it in the long run. Best of luck to you.
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Can you tell me what I need to do to find out for my family what happen to my deceased father's trust funds?
Greatly appreciate any help in this matter!