Unreported

GARY PISNER v. ROBERT M. McCARTHY (access required)

Estates and trusts — Court jurisdiction — Trust After the death of Marion Pisner in 2009, her children, appellant Gary Pisner and Marla Pisner Rubinstein, succeeded her as co-trustees of a revocable trust she had created in 2008. When “continuing ...

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IN RE ESTATE OF LOIS SIMONTON (access required)

Estates and trusts — Petition to reopen estate — Failure to include heirs Fifteen (15) purported heirs and their assignee, Brandenburger & Davis, LLC, appeal from an order of the Orphans’ Court for Montgomery County denying their Petition to Reopen ...

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IN RE: ESTATE OF HARRY BARNES (access required)

Wills and estates — Orphan’s court jurisdiction — Personal property Harry Haddleton Barnes (“Harry”) 1 died testate on September 6, 2013. His will named his son, appellant Christopher Erik Barnes (“Christopher”), as personal representative. In his will, Harry gave “the ...

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DIONNE R. JONES v. JACQUELINE MCREYNOLDS (access required)

  Estates — Personal representative — Same-sex spouse This appeal arises from a ruling by the Orphans’ Court for Prince George’s County removing Dionne Jones (appellant) as personal representative of Marsha Ann Richerson’s (decedent) estate and appointing Jacqueline McReynolds (appellee) ...

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JEAN GREENE v. RONALD MATTOX, ET AL. (access required)

Guardianship — Unjust enrichment — Dead Man’s statute On July 5, 2016, Ronald Mattox and William B. Mattox, as guardians of the person and property of Wanda E. Mattox and Ronald Mattox, individually, filed a complaint in the Circuit Court ...

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VINCENT FAVA v. JOSEPHINE HOCHULI (access required)

Estates and trusts — Personal representative — Removal This appeal from an order of the Orphans’ Court for Baltimore County involves the removal of Appellant, Vincent Fava (“Vincent”), as Personal Representative of the Estate of his father, Salvatore Fava (“Mr. ...

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