Probate Litigation

Resolving Probate Disputes in Northern New Jersey

At the law firm of Breslin & Breslin, our attorneys represent people who need advice about the best ways to resolve problems that can come up in the interpretation of a will, the administration of a trust, or the performance of a guardian. If you see civil litigation as an option to consider for the resolution of a probate problem in Bergen County or Passaic County, contact our office in Hackensack for a free consultation about your alternatives.

Call 201-546-5881 to Consult With an Experienced Probate Lawyer

Our familiarity with New Jersey probate law and procedure together with our experience with the proof of disputed facts in court can give you an advantage in probate litigation. Our clients include heirs, beneficiaries, and fiduciaries of all kinds. If you have questions about your rights or responsibilities with respect to a trust, estate or guardianship, we will be able to give you the counsel you need.

We handle probate disputes involving:

  • Will contests
  • Intestacy disputes
  • Undue influence claims
  • Questions as to the validity of asset transfers before or after death
  • Claims against administrators or executors
  • Breach of fiduciary duty allegations against trustees
  • Guardianship proceedings
  • Actions to replace a guardian

As experienced trial lawyers, we understand that the best result in a given case will often involve a negotiated settlement from a position of strength. We will be glad to analyze the merits of your case and outline the strategies that could achieve your objectives without the delays and expenses of drawn-out litigation. When necessary, however, you can count on Breslin & Breslin to present your case in court to its best advantage.

To learn more about the scope of our probate litigation practice, contact Breslin & Breslin in Hackensack.