Probate Litigation

20150423_161454 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 pratfalls 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 a Court set aside an estate plan, as well as defending a legal attack against a properly executed estate plan.

There is a myriad of legal issues involved both from the Probate law, as well as every State’s Court Rules regarding Probate Litigation, that requires a particular level of expertise that you will find at Lipson Neilson. Our Probate Litigation attorneys include AV-Rated attorneys that are called upon to present at American Bar Association 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 Include:

  • Will Contests
  • Contested Executorships
  • Trust Contests
  • Fiduciary Claims
  • Trust Reformation
  • Financial Elder Abuse
  • Beneficiary Claims
  • Undue Influence Claims