All of you, especially fiduciaries, are trusted advisors that elders speak with regularly. You are on the front lines of elder abuse. This speech discusses the red flags to look for, and the strategies commonly used by elder abusers, especially ones that are family members seeking to “Capture the Queen” aka mom. The speech analyzes the various court proceedings that can be used to protect and recover assets, and especially the analysis required to determine what court actions are needed to obtain the protection needed.
Lauriann Wright, Partner, Wright Kim Douglas ALC
Lauriann Wright is an experienced Los Angeles probate litigator and estate planner focused on the representation of professional fiduciaries. For over 25 years, she has been practicing all phases of probate law and litigation, including conservatorships, guardianships, trusts, and decedent estates. She has been named a Super Lawyer in Trust and Estate Litigation for the 8 consecutive years of 2012-2019. In fact, for 2019, she has been named one of the Top 50 Women Super Lawyers in Southern California. U.S. News & World Report has named her as a “Best Lawyer in America” for 2016-2020 and her firm Wright Kim Douglas ALC as a “Best Law Firm” for 2017-2019.