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PROBATE LITIGATION

Dealing with the death or illness of a loved one is very difficult. Any disputes regarding a will, trust or other aspects of an estate plan often exacerbates an already painful situation. When a person's will or estate isn't being administered properly or there are other legal issues that need to be challenged, a Los Angeles probate litigation attorney possesses the expertise and skills required to represent your interests.

 

Types of Legal Matters Handled by Los Angeles Probate Litigation Attorney

There is a range of legal issues often disputed in probate court. Some of the problems that need to be resolved may include allegations of fiduciary misconduct, questioning the validity of a will or trust or claims that a legal document doesn't accurately reflect the wishes of the deceased. A Los Angeles probate litigation attorney represents clients who need legal assistance with the following claims and objections:There is a range of legal issues often disputed in probate court. Some of the problems that need to be resolved may include allegations of fiduciary misconduct, questioning the validity of a will or trust or claims that a legal document doesn't accurately reflect the wishes of the deceased. A Los Angeles probate litigation attorney represents clients who need legal assistance with the following claims and objections:

 

  • Individuals asserting their rights against an estate or trust;

  • Disputes regarding the validity of wills or trusts;

  • Contesting the ownership of property or assets;

  • Breach of fiduciary duty by an administrator, executor or trustee;

  • Removal of trustee; and

  • Creditors' claims against an estate.

 

Los Angeles Probate Litigation Attorney Offers Comprehensive Legal Services

There is a distinct difference between attorneys who litigate probate cases and estate planning attorneys. An estate planning attorney is able to draft legal documents such as wills and trusts that indicate how a person wants their assets distributed or financial accounts managed. They also provide legal services that involve the administration of trusts and estates.

 

A Los Angeles probate litigation attorney has an in-depth knowledge of probate laws and vast experience with civil litigation. They are better suited to represent clients when wills, trusts or estates are being contested. The probate litigation attorneys understand how to handle all aspects of civil litigation such as discovery, deposition, the rules of civil procedure and evidence during trials.

 

Contact a Los Angeles Probate Litigation Lawyer

If you need assistance with a dispute regarding a trust or estate, schedule a consultation with Reed & Reed, APC. A Los Angeles probate litigation lawyer will evaluate your case and explain the legal options available to you. Call us today at 310-286-7100.

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