Probate Litigation Attorneys Help Resolve Complex Family Estate Disputes
At the law office of Blake Law Group, P.C., we represent clients throughout the Metro East in all types of probate litigation, including guardianship disputes, will contests and trust contests. With more than three decade’s experience, we have the skill, track record and knowledge to vigorously and efficiently represent your interests through the kinds of challenging issues that can arise during a probate proceeding, administration of a trust or guardianship of an incapacitated adult.
Highly Emotional Challenges Involving Wills, Trusts and Estates
Our clients are siblings, half-siblings, second spouses and others who are either seeking to contest an estate or have concerns about the probating of the estate or who need to defend against claims of undue influence, breach of fiduciary duty or other claims. They are family members or close family friends who are challenging the quality of a guardianship of a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia. They are dealing with highly emotional family matters and we understand.
Our attorneys listen carefully to our clients’ concerns, explaining the law and their options so they can make informed decisions about how to proceed. We are available when our clients need us. And as advocates, we are committed to resolving our clients’ difficulties in the most efficient, effective and favorable manner possible.
AV-Rated for Legal Ability and Ethical Standards
We have earned a reputation throughout St. Clair County and Madison County as a firm with high legal standards and an ethical approach to the practice of the law, and we have received an AV rating by the most distinguished peer-review ratings organization in the nation for these same qualities.
What this means to our clients is that they may be certain that we will leave no stone unturned in our efforts to protect their interests and find a practical solution to their legal concern in the most timely and cost-effective manner possible.
Our St. Clair County will contest lawyers represent clients in probate matters such as:
- Breach of fiduciary duty relating to a trust or financial power of attorney or executor of an estate.
- Undue influence with regard to a will
- Guardianship removal or guardianship objection
- Trust administration challenges
- Hidden assets in an estate
- Stealing from an estate
- Fraud and contested wills