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Estates and Trusts

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF DIANE Z. KIRSCH

Estates and trusts — Personal representative — Standing Before her death, Diane Kirsch attempted to convey a partnership interest to a trust for the benefit of her companion, Wayne Cullen. A federal district court determined that the partnership agreement prohibited ...

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JEANNE ELLIS v. SAMIRA JONES

Estates and trusts — Petition to caveat last will and testament — Motion to admit earlier will This case originated with a petition to caveat the last will and testament of John Moore, filed by Jeanne Ellis in the Orphans’ ...

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IN THE MATTER OF FRANCIS P. GRIFFITH, JR.

Estates and trusts — Calculation of assets — Checking account This case originated in the Circuit Court for Calvert County and stems from allegations that the appellee, Christine Musselman, in her role as successor trustee, mismanaged The Francis P. Griffith, ...

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CHARLES WINGLER v. STEPHANIE WILKING

Estates and trusts — Personal representative — Litigation in bad faith or sans substantial justification Four months after prevailing on summary judgment, the two defendants moved for an award of their fees and expenses under Md. Rule 1-341. The Circuit ...

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