Category Archives: Probate

Connecticut Probate: “creepy signs that showed up at an abandoned New Milford gas station, the probate court system kidnapped someone’s mom.”

OMINOUS HOMEMADE SIGNS ARE TAKING OVER CONNECTICUT Obviously, the good people of Connecticut know that the state is pretty corrupt.  Depending on who you ask, you’ll get an extremely different example of aforementioned corruption.  But, one person claims they know the … Continue reading

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Connecticut Probate: World War II veteran escapes from court-appointed conservator.

NEW FAIRFIELD — The grit and the grace that animate Lou Russo’s face belies the desperate place the World War II veteran was in a few seasons ago at the hands of a court-appointed conservator. “I will never forget it, because … Continue reading

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2013 Flashback: Campaign Promises: Lisa Wexler, GOP Candidate For Weston-Westport Probate Judge

WESTON, Conn. – Weston candidates were posed a set of three questions by The Daily Voice to help give voters an idea of what they might bring to the position. Lisa Wexler is the Republican candidate running for the Weston-Westport … Continue reading

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Fiduciary’s Right to Self-Representation: Attorneys who find themselves acting as estate fiduciaries should be mindful of the advocate-witness rule and, if litigation ensues, must assess whose interests are at stake before they (or their firms) continue representation.

Fiduciary’s Right to Self-Representation October 10, 2007 Barbara L. MacGrady & Peter C. Valente New York Law Journal In a case of first impression, Surrogate Lee L. Holzman (Bronx County) recently ruled that a fiduciary of an estate does not … Continue reading

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Connecticut: Stamford attorney accused of stealing from client’s estate. “He also did not comply with several probate orders…”

Morris Glucksman, 68, surrenders his law license on Tuesday amid accusations he stole nearly $60,000 from an estate of a woman and her son. Photo: Stamford Police Department / Contributed Photo / Stamford Advocate Contributed Morris Glucksman, 68, surrenders his … Continue reading

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Connecticut: Former Attorney Avoids Prison “I told the probate court something was wrong and the court ignored me.”

Former Attorney Avoids Prison in Larceny Case Involving Disabled Client John Fritz told a judge recently that his former attorney’s theft of his money left him severely depressed, nervous, angry and distrustful of lawyers, the courts and people in general. … Continue reading

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Connecticut Citizens Need to Learn Probate Reform From Colorado Reform Efforts

The Har Company, L.L.C., is a private consulting firm dedicated to empowering families in probate courts. Colorado and the Pro Se Litigant-References verified per Code, Case, and Constitution, Article 2: Constitution Article 2 section 6 “Courts of justice shall be open … Continue reading

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Connecticut Probate: Partners Report Lawyer to Conn. Officials, Allege $3 Million Theft From Client’s Estate

Partners Report Lawyer to Conn. Overall, it alleges Barry as fiduciary issued his firm fees in excess of $3 million in connection with the representation of Wilens. State attorney disciplinary officials are seeking an interim suspension for a Southbury attorney, claiming … Continue reading

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Connecticut is now the most expensive place to die: Probate fees on settling estates — a legal process that determines the authenticity of wills and the administering of a deceased’s assets — have risen, resulting in invoices that could top $100,000 or even $1 million.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEUvtxotvobmNahE0rfxXrQ RED FLAGS TO FAMILIES IN PROBATE– YOU MUST UNDERSTAND THE LAWYER and JUDGE “SCHEMES” or the “enterprise of probate” HAR Justice suggests that beneficiaries pay attention to the red flags that attorneys use to unnecessarily liquidate estate assets and … Continue reading

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Connecticut: Woodbury attorney accused of stealing $1.8 million from woman’s estate

A Woodbury man is facing federal theft charges after officials say he stole $1.8 million, most of which was slated for charity, from the estate of an Oxford woman Peter M. Clark, 57, was arrested Thursday, according to a release … Continue reading

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