Home / Case Stories / Stepmother took Everything Stepmother took Everything 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. Stepmother took Everything Dad inherited beach front lots. With Son’s help, he built and managed two rental complexes on the property. Dad subsequently remarried four times. He and Son maintained a good relationship. Dad created a trust for the purpose of paying Wife #5’s living expenses (for the remainder of her life) and transferring the beach property to his Son. After Dad suffered a stroke, Wife #5 used an out of county attorney to create a trust which gave all of Dad’s assets to her. Dad’s care provider saw Wife #5 badger Dad into signing the new trust. On his death bed, Dad told Son to contest the new trust.