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My brother and I were co administrators of my farther's estates I trusted him to Handel this he came up 140,000$ short. He wrote checks to his wife daughter and 50 transfers to his own saving do I have a case to take to court?
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Yes, you would have grounds to sue your brother on behalf of the estate for breaching his fiduciary duty to the estate and mis-managed the estate proceeds by converting them to personal use without proper authority. You can ask the court or order him to return the money to the estate.

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The best thing you can do is consult a local lawyer about filing suit against the co-administrator and pursue the recovery of the money that was misappropriated.

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