Houston Probate Dispute Lawyer

Unfortunately, what once seemed to be a simple will or trust can quickly turn into a highly contested issue if the parties involved cannot agree. When there are complicated matters regarding an estate plan's validity or purpose, litigation may be necessary.

If you or someone you love is involved in a probate-related dispute, you should seek the professional services of an experienced probate litigation lawyer immediately. At the Newman Law Firm, our attorneys share more than 70 years of combined litigation experience. Whether it's working to administer an estate plan through the probate process, or addressing the concerns and objections of family members and beneficiaries, our skill set allows us to successfully represent our Houston, Texas, area clients both in and out of the courtroom. Contact us to speak with one of our attorneys about your probate claim or dispute.

Skilled Probate Litigation Attorneys

The Newman Law Firm represents executors, trustees, family members and other interested parties in a variety of probate-related disputes:

  • Will contests
  • Capacity and competency
  • Fraud by executor or trustee
  • Multiple wills
  • Conflicting interpretations
  • Duress or undue influence
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Interference with inheritance rights

When probating a will or administering a trust, questions or concerns are bound to arise. In addition to the commonly seen issues above, the parties involved may have different interpretations of the will and different positions as to whether or not the will is valid or whether or not the will can be formally probated.

Looking Out for Your Rights

You and your rights are our top priority. We will work to assert your rights and protect your interests to work toward a resolution of your matter. You deserve dedicated, vigorous representation, and we are here not only to provide you with the legal services you need, but to fight vigorously on your behalf.

Contact a Sugar Land-Area Lawyer For Probate Litigation

Are you involved in a dispute regarding the legitimacy of a will or trust? Do you feel as though your loved one's estate is being influenced by fraud by its executor or trustee? Contact one of our Houston probate dispute attorneys to schedule an appointment to discuss your situation. You may also call us at 832-390-4161.