Estate, Trust, and Fiduciary Litigation

Estate, trust, and fiduciary disputes come with unique challenges, often driven by complicated and interwoven legal, emotional, financial, and strategic factors. When a problem involving an estate or a fiduciary obligation becomes litigious, clients need problem solvers.

At Robins Kaplan LLP, our mastery of estate and trust law, fiduciary law, the courtroom, and challenging valuation scenarios makes us excel at resolving estate, trust, and fiduciary disputes. Our national reputation for litigation excellence includes wins in the fiduciary arena for trustees and fiduciaries, personal representatives, beneficiaries, guardians, and conservators. In addition, our lawyers have an in-depth understanding of the complicated system of laws and regulations that control various fiduciary obligations, end-of-life wealth distribution, and property and asset valuation. We also know the best ways to navigate the emotional issues that often come up in estate, trust, and fiduciary disputes. Whether litigating fiduciary matters, inheritance or succession issues, or contested charitable donations, we help clients cut through confusion to find a path to resolution.