Trust litigation typically occurs when the terms of a trust are disputed. Unfortunately, even the most detailed trust, especially when they involve families, may need to be disputed; hurt feelings, distrust, frustration, and a million more emotions can cause dispute and may result in trust litigation. When this happens, an attorney experienced in trust litigation can make all the difference.
There are countless reasons why a trust may be disputed, and trust litigation become necessary, but some of the most common reasons include…
- The person who created the trust did not have the legal capacity to do so resulting in litigation to determine if the trust is truly valid
- There is concern as to whether the trustor was coerced into creating the trust as a whole or certain provisions in the trust