New York City Will and Estate Contest Lawyer
The Law Offices of Kenneth T. Wasserman provides experienced representation to clients involved in contested will disputes. For more than three decades, our founding attorney, Ken Wasserman, has helped clients resolve difficult estate issues using honest legal solutions. Our firm serves plaintiffs, defendants and those who wish to challenge a will. We work with family members, beneficiaries, estate administrators, executors and those who object to a will, its accounting or its distribution.
Practical Solutions for Will and Estate Disputes
Our contested will and estate clients come to us for a number of reasons. Some feel their loved one was manipulated into changing their will. Many do not agree with the actions of an estate administrator or executor. Other are concerned that a technical mistake invalidates a will. Our firm investigates all claims to ensure the true final wishes of an individual are upheld.
We understand that estate litigation can be emotionally charged for all involved partied. Our lawyers strive to help clients find peaceful resolutions that allow them to maintain their dignity and values. Through professional legal representation, we are able to help many of our clients resolve their dispute without proceeding to trial in Surrogate’s Court. However, if the case calls for it, Mr. Wasserman is an experienced trial lawyer who will provide vigorous advocacy in the courtroom.
New York Estate Litigation Lawyer
As a New York City will contest attorney, Mr. Wasserman helps clients who face a wide range of contested will issues such as:
- Intestacy issues
- Improper administration of the estate
- Improper distribution or investment of assets
- Improper payment of estate creditors
- Undue influence in will creation
- Legality of a will
- Accounting disputes
- Trustee issues