Description:Estate of Shellenbarger, 2d Civil No. B202854 (Cal. App. 12/29/2008) (Cal. App., 2008) LOWER COURT RULED IN FAVOR OF MY CLIENT. AT APPEAL, DECISION IN FAVOR OF MY CLIENT This case involves a probate/family law question regarding a parent that had no contact with his now deceased child and that parent’s rights to inherit from the decedent’s estate.