Trust and estate litigation involves a wide array of composite issues such as fiduciary duties, tax and real estate issues, rights of creditors, family business and even bankruptcy. As a result, it is vitally important for clients to have a strong team of expert litigators dedicated to resolving complex trust and estate disputes with the best possible outcome. Knowing that every case comes with its own distinct and sometimes overwhelming issues, Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s trust and estate litigators approach each matter with genuine concern for our clients, coupled with an extensive foundation of legal and procedural knowledge.
Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s experienced trust and estate litigation attorneys handle extensive will and trust contests for a diverse range of clients, including individual and organizational trustees, personal representatives and executors, as well as trust and estate beneficiaries and institutional trust departments.
We have successfully prosecuted and defended claims for our clients in matters such as:
- Asset recovery
- Breach of fiduciary duty
- Charitable gifts
- Contested guardianships
- Disputed estate and trust claims
- Fee disputes
- Fiduciary removal
- Heirship determinations and challenges
- Mental capacity
- Prudent investor rule issues
- Spousal rights and elective share proceedings
- Undue influence and duress
- Will and trust interpretation, construction