My mom passed in 2003,she has a will and my sister and I are the only ones in it.50/50 it states.My sister is pretty sharp,It took her 6 years to send me a copy of the will.She[my sis]was appointed the truste of the estate.I have not heard from her since.I have a letter from my mother in it she tells me she invested 40.000 of my inheiritance into her Co.Now her Co. anual gross is 3.5 to 3.75 million .How do I go about this?
You need to consult with a trust/probate attorney immediately. Your sister as an appointed trustee/executor has fiduciary obligations to all beneficiaries, including you. You have a right to full accounting.
You need an attorney 10 years ago. Get one now. You are entitled to your inheritance and an accounting and obviously she has no intention of giving it to you. If your facts are accurate you may even be able to get your attorney fees back. You cannot wait. The court may already think some of your claims are too old. Get to an attorney ASAP.
As stated by my colleagues, you need counsel. If your facts are accurate, you may have several claims, some of which may be stale (too old to pursue). You should not have waited 13 years to look into this. You can contact the local bar association or use the Avvo Find a Lawyer Tool for a referral. Good luck.
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