Estate Litigation

Philadelphia Estate Litigation Attorneys

What Is Estate Litigation in Pennsylvania? 

Estate litigation encompasses a range of legal disputes relating to the administration and distribution of a deceased person's assets. This can include contests over the validity of a will, disagreements over asset division, or issues relating to executors failing to fulfill their duties. At Weisberg Law, our experienced Philadelphia estate litigation attorneys are trial tested and well-versed in these complexities. We navigate each case with a keen understanding of the law, a compassionate approach to sensitive family dynamics, and a firm commitment to protecting our client's rights and interests.

We offer a free initial consultation to better understand your needs and goals. Call our knowledgeable legal team at (610) 550-8042 to schedule a consultation today.

How Can a Probate Litigation Attorney Support Your Estate Dispute?

When you're facing an estate dispute, a probate litigation attorney can provide invaluable support in numerous ways. We can help you understand the intricacies of the law, represent your best interests, and navigate the complex legal procedures involved in estate litigation. 

  • Understanding the Law: Probate and estate laws can be complex and confusing. Our knowledgeable attorneys can explain these laws in plain language, giving you a clear understanding of your rights and obligations.
  • Navigating Legal Procedures: The legal procedures involved in estate disputes can be intricate and time-consuming. Our attorneys can guide you through this process, ensuring paperwork is correctly completed and filed in a timely manner.
  • Negotiating Settlements: In many cases, estate disputes can be resolved without going to court. We can negotiate with the opposing party to reach a settlement that protects your interests.
  • Trial Representation & Support: Our team is committed to representing your interests should your estate dispute proceed to trial. Our attorneys will act as your advocate, and are adept at navigating every stage of litigation, ranging from case analysis and meticulous preparation of evidence to persuasive argumentation in court and post-trial assistance should you need guidance on any post-trial motions or appeals. Our extensive experience and knowledge in this field can be a pivotal factor in resolving the dispute favorably.

At Weisberg Law, our probate litigation attorneys can provide all these services and more. Our goal is to alleviate the stress of estate disputes and help you achieve the best possible outcome.

Types of Estate Disputes that Could Lead to Litigation

Estate disputes can arise from a myriad of complicated issues, and are as unique as the individuals involved. At Weisberg Law, we routinely handle the following types of estate disputes:

  • Will Contests: These disputes typically arise when a beneficiary or potential heir contests the authenticity, fairness, or legality of the deceased’s will.
  • Asset Distribution Disputes: Disagreements over how assets in the estate should be divided among beneficiaries.
  • Trust Disputes: These conflicts can occur over the terms of the trust, the administration of the trust, or the actions of the trustee.
  • Executor Misconduct: Allegations of mismanagement, neglect, or impropriety by the executor of the estate.
  • Inheritance Disputes: These disputes can arise when individuals believe they were unjustly left out of a will or did not receive their fair share.

Weisberg Law Has Years of Estate Litigation Experience

With years of experience and thousands of clients helped, Weisberg Law has become a trusted name in legal guidance throughout Philadelphia and the surrounding areas. Our attorneys understand how estate disputes are highly individual and potentially emotionally charged, which is why our professionals handle the specifics of your case with the utmost care, sensitivity, and attention to detail. We can represent all parties involved in the estate litigation process, including heirs, trustees, or those contesting estate administration or fiduciary duties. 

Call our experienced legal firm today at (610) 550-8042 to schedule your free initial consultation

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