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Chicago Breach of Fiduciary Duty Attorneys

As guardians assume fiduciary duty over their wards, they also assume a whole range of complex legal obligations that must be maintained under penalty of law. With that in mind, guardians in Chicago may be held personally liable should they ever breach their fiduciary duty and take advantage of the very people they are meant to protect.

If you believe that your loved one has been taken advantage of by his or her guardian, you should speak with one of the Chicago breach of fiduciary duty attorneys with Peck Ritchey, LLC, to more fully understand what legal repercussion may be available to you.

Breach of Fiduciary Duty Litigation in Chicago

The fiduciary duty that guardians are placed under must be maintained so long as they are in the service of their wards. As such, guardians may be held personally liable for any breach in their fiduciary duty, including under the following circumstances:

  • Use of assets for personal gain
  • Selling off assets without requisite approval
  • Misappropriation of assets

Our Chicago legal team possesses the experience and the resources you will need to pursue legal action against your loved one’s guardian for his or her misconduct; we may do everything we can to help you protect your loved one’s rights and interests.

Consult with a Breach of Fiduciary Duty Attorney in Chicago

At Peck Ritchey, LLC, our Chicago breach of fiduciary duty attorneys want to help you pursue financial compensation for the financial damages that your loved one suffered as the result of their guardian’s conduct. To discuss the particulars of your situation with one of our Chicago probate attorneys, please call our Chicago offices at (855) 328-5787 today.