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Hi, I am the only surviving family member left of my Aunts. She had ALOT of different bank accounts & I need to retrieve

San Diego, CA |

all her old bank statements...she died in 1997 & the public administrator was handling her estate & still is. How do I get the banks to give me copies of her statements? The public admin. keeps blowing me off saying he'll get back to me & he doesn't! What do I do? Thnx~

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  1. Unless you are appointed in place and stead of the public administrator, I am afraid you are out of luck. The place to start is to retain the services of a probate attorney in San Diego.

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  2. If she died in 1997 you would be well served to retain an estates attorney to get to the bottom of all this.

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