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The Next Epstein Drama: Fighting Over His Mysterious Estate

  • Plumbing former fund manager’s assets may drag on for years
  • Medical examiner hasn't settled cause of death after autopsy
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Here’s what we do know about the death of Jeffrey Epstein.Source: TicToc)
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With opulent homes, a Caribbean island and a private jet to Jeffrey Epstein’s name, the battle to claim his assets is on.

Even as questions swirl around the former asset manager’s death while in federal custody, attention will shift this week to the next drama: identifying what’s in his estate, who can claim his assets and which jurisdiction takes up the case. Lawyers seeking compensation for victims of his alleged sex crimes are calling for a freeze on the estate, raising the prospect of a legal process that could drag out for years.