Excellent comments. Thank you. It was a mandatory trust. Other beneficiaries were not told of establishing this new trust. Dad declines action to correct, and now has dementia, so elder law consult is probably next step. Thank you again.
I'm sorry you are having to think about this legal issue at a time that is obviously stressfull for your family. If you are in the Sesttle area, my parter Janet Somers is an elder law expert. You may consider contacting her. Our number is 206-332-4050.