Ronni Chasen was a top Hollywood publicist until she was brutally shot and murdered on November 16, 2010, in Beverly Hills, California. She left behind no children and no spouse, but a detailed will and assets valued at more than six million dollars.
You can download and read Ronni Chasen’s 51-page will here, courtesy of Eonline.
The police reportedly have solid leads related to the slaying of the 64-year old, after they approached a hitman named Harold Smith. Smith shot himself as police approached to apprehend him.
While the drama surrounding her death certainly overshadows Ronni Chasen estate, there could be some conflict arising there as well. Chasen’s will leaves most of her wealth to one of her nieces, while the other niece was left only $10.
That niece, Jill Gatsby, told E! News:
That’s a real family secret regarding Ronni and my career as a writer which I am choosing to keep to myself at this time.
She implies that this secret relates to why she was