I have discovered that the trustee of an living trust had set up two LLC's to hide embezzled money form the trust, what should I do?
You can consul with a trust attorney for a civil remedy and/or pursue criminal charges with law enforcement.
I am sorry to read this disturbing set of facts. I strongly suggest that you consult with an estate planning, fiduciary litigation or probate litigation lawyer and discuss the facts of the trustee's behavior in full detail. If your suspicions are confirmed and provable, the trustee can be sued for breach of fiduciary duty and removed from his/her fiduciary capacity (in such cases, venue is proper in the county where the trustee resides); in the criminal context, a referral can also be made to the local District Attorney's office. Consult with local counsel as soon as is next possible. Use Avvo's "Find a Lawyer" feature if needed. Have a good weekend.
I agree with my colleagues, although I find that law enforcement agencies are reluctant to get involved in such cases, saying they are civil matters. I recommend hiring a trust litigation attorney to immediately file suit for breach of fiduciary duty.
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