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Estate & Trust Litigation

"Nothing makes people as crazy as death and divorce when money is involved."™

Litigation is often necessary to protect and enforce our client's rights. When we represent clients in litigation, we are organized, goal focused, relentless and tireless in our advocacy. We ensure that every litigation client knows the benchmarks, the options, the pros and cons and the goals. We develop a strong backup plan and research the oppositions options thoroughly to create leverage. This often translates into greater litigation success for our clients. 

We have successfully represented many clients – beneficiaries and fiduciaries in the following areas:

  • Will Contests (Contested Probate)
  • Successor Trustee Disputes
  • Contested Accountings (Estates & Trusts)
  • Will Construction
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • No Contest Clauses
  • Removal Proceedings
  • Kinship Hearings
  • Spousal Right of Election
  • Disinheritance
  • Powers of Attorney Disputes
  • Fraudulent Transfers
  • Turnover Proceedings
  • Reverse Discovery Proceedings
  • Tax Deficiency
  • Disposition of Remains
  • Guardianship of Minors
  • Guardianship of Adults