Changing trust law partnered with evolving family relationships naturally results in disputes arising in this area of law. Our litigation and dispute resolution team focus on achieving cost-effective outcomes outside of the court. We are able to engage other parties in collaborative way as we know that the parties’ relationships will continue after the dispute has ceased.
When dispute resolution methods outside of the court do not work, we are experienced in trust and estate litigation. We ensure that our clients are treated fairly and that the stress that comes with going to Court over family matters is at a minimum.
If you need to defend a claim against your estate, or you want to contest a will, we can help. Being experienced estate litigation lawyers, we understand how the laws around estates are written and how a judge would interpret the law.
This allows us to guide you through the process so that you get the best possible outcome, explaining to you all the risks and likely outcomes of the options available. Whether you are able to settle it through mediation or you need to battle it in court, we are here to help.
Family Trust Disputes
Situations may arise where a person wants to dispute a trust. Whether you are the one wanting to make the dispute claim, or you are the director of the trust, we can help.
Some common reasons for disputing a trust include:
Disputing over family property is never easy. The topic is taboo, and the law can be complicated. We can be an advocate to alleviate the stress for you and your family and navigate the law to achieve an outcome that is sensitive and respectful to your particular situation.
To discuss your estate or trust dispute, give us a call now by clicking the button below or fill out the form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.