Probate Litigation

Even among close-knit families, disputes over wills and trusts often follow the death of a loved one. In other situations, there are allegations that an executor or trustee is acting inappropriately. These complications to the probate process can sometimes lead to difficult and protracted litigation.The attorneys at Trinity Law, have more than 30 years of experience handling probate and estate administration in York, Lancaster, Dauphin, Cumberland and all surrounding counties in Pennsylvania. Over that time, we have handled a wide variety of probate litigation, representing a variety of parties, including beneficiaries, heirs, executors, administrators and trustees. Whether you want to challenge a will or are executor whose actions are being challenged, our York probate litigation lawyers can help.

Handling a Range of Probate Disputes in Pennsylvania

Our skilled York and Lancaster lawyers seek effective, long-lasting resolutions to probate disputes such as:

  • Will contests: If you want to challenge the terms of a will, or if you want the terms enforced, we are ready to meet with you and discuss options. Wills can be challenged on grounds such as undue influence, fraud and a range of other grounds.
  • Trust disputes: We represent trust beneficiaries as well as trustees who find themselves involved in disputes about the validity of the trust or the way it is being administered.
  • Breach of fiduciary duty: Those in charge of administering an estate are sometimes accused of fraud, theft or incompetence.
  • Guardianship: It is possible to challenge the designation of a person as guardian, or to bring an existing guardian into court for improper conduct.

Our goal in a probate dispute is to ensure that the final wishes of your loved one are honored to the greatest possible extent. We seek to maintain the integrity of your loved one’s estate plan, while seeing the conflict through to a constructive and healthy solution.

Contact a Lancaster Contested Wills Lawyer

Trinity Law, is ready to assist you with your contested probate matter. We are available to meet you at our offices in York or Lancaster. Please call 717-843-8046, toll free 866-464-5297 or simply send us an email. We accept major credit cards as payment.

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