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My dad died in april my cousin became executor of will

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my dad died in april my cousin became executor of will because he was an alternet anyway I asked to see books after dad died and my cousin immediately obtained a lawyer with our dads money my sister and I our sole beneficiariesmy dad had a lot of money now he served us papers saying he is trustee hes putting all my dads money from different accounts inti this trust hes being secretive about this I recently received a pour over will from his lawyer dated 2003 saying my dad gave everything to my cousin to add to and distribute it says handle the will and affairs now he has a pour over will dated 2003 in which everything is bestowed to him no one shall fight it or they get 1 and it says it takes the place of other will how is it that he was just appointed a few months ago to
JA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: california
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: He has a lawyer we are waiting for probate
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: nothing has been settled yet but he wont show me the books and hes being secretive and this pour over will seems phony is it legal
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Damien Bosco replied 8 months ago.

Hello. My name is***** am an attorney. I will review your question. I may need to clarify facts first. I will answer & we can discuss issues.

Expert:  Damien Bosco replied 8 months ago.

Generally, a Trustee is required to give an accounting of the trust usually annually. A beneficiary is entitled to know how the financials are being handled. You can ask follow up questions.

Expert:  Damien Bosco replied 8 months ago.

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