Horsham Estate Administration & Litigation Attorneys

Preparing Estate Plans & Resolving Legal Disputes for Clients

Our lawyers at Duffy North understand that the death of a loved one comes with numerous legal matters that must be handled by the family of the deceased. Unfortunately, grieving families sometimes find themselves dealing with disputes over how the contents of the estate are distributed to heirs and other beneficiaries. From a child who feels like they were unjustly left out of the will to problems with how a trustee is administering a trust, our legal team has the legal experience you need to prepare your estate for probate so you can rest assured that your loved ones are taken care of when you are no longer around.

Probate & Estate Administration Services

We can help you choose the right representative to manage your affairs after you pass away. We can ensure your will is properly executed and handle other details of the probate process, including making an inventory of your assets, filing tax returns, and paying debts. If you have included trusts in your estate plan, then we can help you choose a trustee and ensure it is managed in accordance with your wishes.

Probate Litigation Services

We also represent beneficiaries and heirs who want to challenge a will or contest the management of a trust, as well as trustees and executors who are facing lawsuits. We have been serving clients in Pennsylvania since 1928, and we are respected for our legal advocacy in probate courts [MC1] throughout the state.

Our law firm handles a full range of probate litigation matters, including:

  • Will Contests & Trust Litigation: Do you believe your loved one’s will or trust was created under duress or through coercion? Then call our lawyers so we can challenge the validity of the will.
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims: Are you the trustee or executor of an estate? Have you been accused by the beneficiaries of fraud or theft? Our legal team is here to create a strong legal strategy to protect you.
  • Contested Guardianships: Do you want to challengea guardianship? We can help you build a case to prove your allegations.

Retain a Probate Lawyer at Our Firm Today

Probate administration and litigation can be complex and confusing matters if you don’t have a legal background. From meeting certain deadlines for filing your case to making sure you have all of the necessary legal documents, there are a wide variety of legal issues that can result in the loss of your right to pursue a claim. That is why it is important to speak to an attorney to discuss your goals and determine all of your options under the law.

Do you need legal representation in Horsham so you can address a complicated probate matter? Then please reach out to us today by giving us a call at (215) 515-4439 to set up your consultation.


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Do not hesitate to call Duffy North for a case evaluation at (215) 515-4439