This is in Florida. My brother and I have suspicions about a particular financial adviser.
This would be done as part of the probate. Yes, information can be requested through the courts.
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It sounds like the estate is in probate or has not yet entered probate. If your deceased father has a financial account with an investor, the person names as the personal representative of his estate can access and remove money from the account. The key is getting the probate court to designate a personal representative. If you don't have a probate attorney handling this issue for you, I recommend getting one as soon as possible. If you do have a probate attorney, contact this attorney and ask your question.
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