Estate Litigation

Estate, Trust & Guardianship Litigation

FMS Law Group has represented individual and corporate representatives, beneficiaries, and other interested parties in all aspects of estate, trust and guardianship litigation relating to all sorts of issues, including but not limited to:

  • Will and/or Trust contests based on undue influence, lack of capacity, fraud/forgery, revocation;
  • Contested heirship in a decedent’s estate;
  • Will and/or Trust construction or interpretation issues when there are ambiguous provisions;
  • Admission of a copy of a lost or missing original Will;
  • Citations to recover/discover estate and trust assets that may have been misappropriated;
  • Alleged disabled person objects to guardianship itself or to the person nominated as Guardian;
  • Multiple parties cross-petition to be appointed Guardian for the disabled person or minor;
  • The disabled person petitions to terminate guardianship;
  • Contested fee petitions for fiduciaries; and
  • Fiduciary liability issues.