Estate Litigation Overview

Estate-LitigationWithout adequate legal representation, South Carolina estate litigation can be one of the most stressful and arduous parts of South Carolina estate planning. The strain of estate litigation can often be further compounded by disputes between family members, professional relationships and even close personal friends. In response, our Charleston estate planning attorneys pair technical legal experience with creative problem-solving to provide personalized solutions to will contests, trust litigation, guardianship litigationprobate litigation and fiduciary litigation. Some of the common legal disputes that call for South Carolina estate litigation, include:

  • Challenges to the validity of a will
  • Disputes regarding the mechanics or construction of a will
  • Suits involving the construction of a will
  • Challenges to the construction of a trust
  • Petitions for the reformation or termination of a trusts
  • States and federal tax disputes
  • Breach of fiduciary duty claims
  • Petitions for the removal or replacement of a fiduciary
From will contests and trust contests to guardianship litigation, probate litigation and fiduciary litigation, our Charleston estate litigation attorneys provide seasoned legal counsel for any estate planning concern or conflict.
Estate litigation can be an incredibly long, costly and stressful battle without the proper legal support. Our South Carolina estate litigation attorneys possess a unique expertise from handling an array of South Carolina estate litigation matters so that we are able to apply a multidisciplinary perspective to each client’s concerns. By providing all of our clients with experienced counsel, highly responsive communication and thoughtful legal representation, we work hard to champion for your legal rights and protect your financial security, estate management and family safety.