Home / Case Stories / Sister Act Sister Act PHILLIP C. LEMMONS Principal Attorney Litigation Who Signed Dad’s name? Sister Act Rich American Aunt Stepbrother Betrayal Trust Contest Stepmother Took Everything The Comeback Kid Fifth Wife Outclassed by Stepson Sneaky Half-Brother Trustee Removal Waiting in Vain Miscellaneous The Win Win DISCLAIMER: Please note that every case is different and these verdicts and settlements, while accurate, do not represent what we may obtain for you in your case. Sister act Sister #1 is the trustee of Dad’s trust. The trust divided Dad’s assets equally between the sisters, and permitted Sister #2 to live in Dad’s house for the remainder of her life. Sister #2 and Dad were very close. Sister #2, her spouse and her child lived with Dad. Before Dad passed he was on heavy medication. As a result he kept busy making partial and unusual repairs around the house. Upon his death, Sister #1 evicted Sister #2, blaming her for Dad’s poor handy work. Sister #2, never responded. Sister #1 obtained an eviction by default, took possession of the house, and paid her husband to make repairs. Sister #1 paid herself and husband hundreds of thousands of dollars over a two year period for allegedly repairing the house. After selling the house, she told Sister #2 that there was no money left in the trust.