Heirship determination

Douglas C Martinson II

Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2006

Practice Area:Probate

Outcome:1 year old girl received her rightful share of $150,000 of her father's estate

Description:Client had a paternity issue for her daughter and had been to another attorney before contacting us. The father of the girl died before she was born and his estate was being probated in California by the grandmother, who denied he was the father. Grandmother took money from estate prior to our involvement. We were able to freeze the estate in California and get a paternity tests proving the deceased was the father. The little girl was able to get over $150,000.