When an estate administration does not go as planned and the assets of a trust cannot be accounted for, the true intentions of the deceased are tough to determine or a will may be suspected of having been prepared under uncertain conditions an estate litigation attorney is needed to resolve the dispute.
What is Will Contest?
When the authenticity of a person’s will is called into question, the person bringing the claim, also known as the Caveator, must file a will contest to dispute the document.
Why Contest a Will?
- The will wasn’t signed in accordance with applicable state laws
- The will was made by a person lacking mental capacity
- The will was signed under duress
- The will was procured by fraud
If you have reason to believe that your loved one’s will is invalid or that it was signed against their will, contact the Whited Law Firm. Our estate litigation attorneys have over 30 years of experience and have the knowledge, dedication an skill too help you with your will contest.