The Scottsdale, Arizona estate and trust lawyers at our firm offer a broad range of trust and estate services involving wills, probate, inheritance, trusts and elder law, including:
Estate, probate and trust disputes, disagreements, litigation and arbitration: Probate, trust and estate disputes include will contests and challenges, interpreting the will or trust, identifying and collecting estate and trust assets. pursuing claims against third-parties, resolving creditor claims, claims for breach of fiduciary duty and other issues.
Elder law-financial exploitation and/or abuse of vulnerable adults: Unfortunately, when the elderly members of our community need it most, they are sometimes abused, neglected or financially exploited. However, Arizona has strong laws to protect vulnerable and incapacitated adults and to remedy abuse and misconduct.
Trust disputes, litigation and arbitration: Our trust and estate attorneys are here to try to help you in trust disagreements. We provide comprehensive and valuable representation to deal with disputes over whether a trust is valid, the interpretation of a trust, the trustee’s administration and many others.
Probate and trust administration: The administration of a trust or estate involves several activities. It is important for the personal representative and trustee to know their fiduciary duties, responsibilities and relevant deadlines.
Guardianship/Conservatorship: A guardian (to handle health and welfare decisions) or conservator (to handle assets and finances) may be appointed in Arizona for an adult who is incapacitated. When a dispute arises over the appointment of a guardian or conservator or the management of a guardianship or conservatorship, we may be able to help. We work to assure that a guardianship or conservatorship is imposed only when it is truly necessary and proper under Arizona law. We can assist in seeking the appointment of a guardian or conservator for an adult who cannot handle his or her own affairs, as well as the administration of a guardianship and/or conservatorship.
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Our experienced Scottsdale, Arizona estate, trust and probate attorneys represent personal representatives (executors), trustees, beneficiaries and/or heirs in various matters. We are capable negotiators and experienced litigators, not afraid to go to court when it is in your best interest. We are committed to giving each client personalized attention and care.
Oftentimes, in the context of a trust, probate or estate matter, other issues arise. If so, we have helpful experience in other areas of the law, such as the following:
- Real estate disputes
- Contract and business disputes
- Insurance coverage and bad faith claims and disputes
- Employment litigation
- Personal injury and wrongful death
- Family law and divorce
If you have any property transfer, estate, trust, inheritance or probate dispute or other matter in Arizona, please do not hesitate to email us or give us a call at 480-607-7900.