Planning for the future can be challenging. Anything can happen after you are gone, and protecting your estate is crucial. Appointing the right Personal Representative or Trustee can help ensure everything runs smoothly. Likewise, if a loved one has passed away and you are being denied your rightful inheritance in their Estate, you need a qualified attorney fighting for you.
With years of experience, probate lawyer Jerry B. Wells knows Florida's Probate and Trust laws inside and out. He is an Executive Committee member of the Florida Bar on matters of Probate and Trust and has successfully represented clients in a number of Will and Trust Contests.
Will and Trust contests usually occur between family members and there is generally one of two fact patterns:
There are, of course, as many variations as there are family situations. Most of these situations can exist with either a Will or a Trust.
The law provides 3 basic methods to attack a Will or Trust: