Don’t underestimate the importance of choosing the right probate lawyer for you. Your legal counsel can make or break your probate or estate litigation case.
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I can be difficult to sue a probate estate but is possible. We explain here how to go about doing this and how to protect your estate from creditors.
Estate executors can be removed if they fail to properly fulfill their duties. View this page for more information from a California estate litigation attorney.
Meeting Your Attorney for the First Time: a Four-Part Checklist for Potential Trust and Probate Litigation Clients
After you make your appointment for a phone consultation with a trust and probate litigation attorney, invest some time before the appointment to complete these tasks to make the meeting the most productive it can be.
Generally, attorneys who draft wills cannot also receive an inheritance from the testator. View here for more from a San Diego trust litigation attorney.
If you’re a beneficiary or an heir of someone who died, you have a right to a copy of the trust. If the trustee won’t give you one a written demand is next.
Obtaining a copy of a trust can be tricky if the trustee is not cooperating. If you think you are entitled to a copy of the trust watch this video