January 2016 Archives


Baby Doe was born out of wedlock. Baby had severe birth defects, allegedly caused by improper birthing procedures by the physicians and hospital involved. The mother brought a lawsuit and received a substantial sum. The moneys were placed in a Special Needs Trust with a bank trustee. The child lived five years in the custody of the mother and then passed away. With the balance of the Special Needs Trust, the baby left a large estate. The mother claimed 100%. The father, our client, claimed 50%. 

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