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Our Attorneys Handle Major Disputes Over Wills And Trusts

As a well-established litigation firm in the Salt Lake City, UT area, we regularly take on high-dollar disputes involving private individuals. Will contests and trust litigation covering large estates fall within the scope of our law practice. Our clients often turn to us for counsel and representation in complex estate disposition issues involving allegations such as:

  • Allegations of malfeasance by a trustee or personal representative
  • Improper distribution of trust or estate assets
  • Improper disposition of large estates with a history of multiple marriages
  • Undue influence on the deceased
  • Lack of mental capacity of the deceased
  • Forgery or fraud
  • Fiduciary malfeasance
  • Theft of estate assets
  • All other estate, trust, or will disputes

Will Contests And Trust Litigation Often Involves Several Other Areas Of Law

High-dollar estates often involve diverse and complex areas of law, such as business succession, real estate and securities. James Dodge Russell & Stephens, P.C., comprises a well-qualified, collaborative team of lawyers. We are prepared to address disputes that arise during the estate administration process. You may be the trustee of an estate, a business partner of the deceased, the second spouse of the deceased, a named personal representative, or a named beneficiary of a will. Whatever your relationship to the deceased and whatever litigation or potential litigation matter you are facing, we invite you to contact us and learn about our estate litigation practice.

We Welcome Your Inquiry

To schedule a consultation regarding a complex or high-stakes dispute regarding the settling of an estate, call 801-363-6363 or send an email through this website to James Dodge Russell & Stephens, P.C.