No. D078049.

68 Cal.App.5th 1003 (2021)

BRIANNA McKEE HAGGERTY, Plaintiff and Appellant, v. NANCY F. THORNTON et al., Defendants and Respondents.

Court of Appeals of California, Fourth District, Division One.

September 16, 2021.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Blut Law Group and Elliot S. Blut , for Plaintiff and Appellant.

Artiano Shinoff, Howard A. Kipnis and Steven J. Barnes , for Defendant and Respondent Patricia Galligan.

Cross Law and Oleg Cross , for Defendant and Respondent Racquel Kolsrud.

Higgs Fletcher & Mack, Roland H. Achtel and Scott J. Ingold , for Defendant and Respondent Union of Concerned Scientists.

No appearance for Defendants and Respondents San Diego Humane Society, Nancy F. Thornton, Jill Bousman, George Bousman, Jack Hebert, Larry Guentherman, Gail Spielman and Dean Spielman.


Brianna McKee Haggerty appeals an order of the probate court finding that a trust agreement was validly amended, thereby excluding her from distribution. Haggerty's aunt, Jeane M. Bertsch, created the trust in 2015. The trust agreement included the following...

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