Probate & Trust Litigation
Handling Claims Against the Estate
CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE
Creditors wishing to bring an action against an estate to recover debt are advised to act quickly, since time-sensitive limitations exist.
Clients come to us to recover debts including, but not limited to:
Our lawyers are conversant in probate law as well as family law lawyers. This enables our firm to provide clients with advice encompassing a wider spectrum than would legal advice concerning just one area of law.
Not only do our lawyers understand the legal mechanics of filing a creditor’s claim against the decedent’s estate, we also offer the option of filing a lawsuit against a decedent’s trust in order to recover past due moneys. But do not wait too long.
Often, trusting a well-meaning family member to do the right thing can result in lost time and a lost case. Remember: creditors’ rights in this scenario are very time-sensitive.