Probate Litigation

Our firm has successfully handled a wide variety of litigation related to probate estates. Common issues in probate litigation include:

  • Wrongful death
  • Missing or embezzled assets
  • Disputes as to ownership of assets
  • Validity of non-probate transfers
  • Will and trust contests – based upon lack of capacity, undue influence, forgery, failure to conform with Ohio law
  • Removal of fiduciaries, including removal based on breach of fiduciary duty
  • Disputes over powers of attorney, living wills, DNR orders

Our firm has represented beneficiaries and fiduciaries and is capable of handling the most complex probate litigation. We also work with fiduciaries’ counsel in assisting with discrete issues as they arise.