With decades of experience, our firm is known for its successful track record and expertise in this very specialized area of law. Our attorneys have prepared and effectuated estate plans for thousands of clients. As a result, we are well aware of the pitfalls of estate planning documents that were either improperly executed or otherwise have some claimed defect.
We have appeared in Probate Courts both on the side of requesting that a Court set aside an estate plan, as well as defending estate plans that are under attack. Our probate litigation attorneys also have significant experience in addressing claims of breach of fiduciary duty.
There are a myriad of legal issues involved as a result of estate planning, statutes and Court Rules regarding Probate Litigation, that requires a particular level of expertise that you will find at Lipson Neilson.
Our Probate Litigation lawyers include AV-Rated attorneys that are called upon to present at American Bar Association and other national conferences, have written articles that are published by some of the legal industry’s leading publications, and provide leadership by chairing, and being members of, committees for State Bar Associations and national organizations.
Specific Areas of Probate Litigation
- Will Contests
- Contests regarding Fiduciary Appointments
- Trust Contests
- Fiduciary Claims
- Trust Reformation
- Financial Elder Abuse
- Beneficiary Claims
- Undue Influence Claims
- Appellate Law
- Business & Commercial Litigation
- Employment Law
- Estate Planning
- Homeowner Association
- Probate Litigation
- Real Estate Law & Litigation
- Domestic & Family Law
- Business & Tax Law
- Employment Litigation
- Securities Law & Private Equity
- Election Law
- Professional Liability
- Probate & Trust Administration