After the death of a family member or loved one, sometimes the distribution of their assets is a smooth and simple process. But sometimes it’s not. If the heirs don’t agree with the terms of the will or the distribution of a trust, you need a probate attorney with experience as a tough litigator.
At Neal Ashmore, we understand that going through probate is an emotional time due to the financial matters at stake for everyone involved. For this reason, matters of probate sometimes result in litigation. Effectively resolving these issues can be difficult, even for many estate attorneys. Litigation is a separate set of skills that our team is equipped to handle in order to find you a resolution.
Our firm handles various matters of probate litigation throughout Texas, including:
- Will contests
- Undue influence and incapacity claims
- Interference with inheritance rights
- Creditor disputes
- Trust disputes
- Family partnerships
- Interpretation of document language
- Fiduciary or trustee misconduct
- Improper favoritism of a beneficiary
We understand the complex legal issues that can and do arise in probate litigation. We also understand the very powerful emotional issues that are often involved. Our goal is to get the results you want and minimize the distress for everyone.