Disputes over wills and estates are often fraught with complexity due to family dynamics and high emotions of grief or uncertanity, especially if it involves the loss of a loved one. That’s why at Hajduk Gibbs, we take great care to help our clients plan their wills and estates in a way that anticipates any future issues or disputes, and avoids any unnecessary litigation. However, should the need arise, our lawyers are well educated and experienced in all aspects of estate litigation.
We strive to help our clients secure cost-effective settlements during the mediation process, while at the same time prioritizing the preservation of family and personal relationships as much as possible.
Our team is highly experienced at representing clients through various forms of wills and estates issues such as:
- Capacity of testator or trustee
- Will challenge and interpretation
- Passing of accounts
- Guardianship applications
- Claims of solicitor’s negligence
- Variation of trusts
- Trustee disputes
- Removal and replacement of trustees
- Claims by dependents for support from an estate