Practice Subgroup

Probate litigation

The attorneys in the Estate & Trust Administration & Litigation Group at Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. have represented clients in all aspects of the probate litigation process from contested guardianships to all types of litigation involving decedent estates and trusts. We represent court appointed executors, administrators and guardians, as well as trustees, individual beneficiaries, heirs and family members. In addition to individual clients, our attorneys frequently represent corporate and institutional fiduciaries.

From minor disputes to extensive litigated matters, our attorneys can assist you with your probate litigation needs. We are experienced in litigating and defending against will and trust contests, which often involves a dispute over capacity issues, claims of undue influence and tortious interference with an expectancy. Our attorneys can assist you in disputes concerning accountings and distribution of assets. Many such disputes involve representation or defense of clients in connection with Citations to Discover and Recover Assets. We also routinely represent and defend clients in all aspects of claims of breaches of fiduciary duty, claim disputes and heirship disputes.

We are here to assist you in the litigation process, from assessing the situation and considering settlement options all the way through trial, if necessary. We frequently represent clients in the mediation, arbitration and settlement process. Our attorneys have the wide depth of knowledge to provide innovative and creative solutions for any situation. The Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. Estate & Trust Administration & Litigation Group has broad experience in handling probate litigation matters and can help you through this difficult process to defend and protect your rights.