The world of probate litigation is rooted in a long history yet constantly evolving. We’re here to help you keep up.
There are times when a trustee violates his or her fiduciary duty and needs to be removed from the trust. This article, and the next two parts, explain when a trustee can be removed from a trust in California.
Probate is the court-supervised process of authenticating a will. The estate executor or the attorney representing the estate usually initiates probate.
If you feel like you’ve been unjustly removed from a will or you are curious about the will contest process, then this article is for you.
When someone dies without leaving a legal will, he or she has died “intestate.”When a person dies in intestacy, the responsibility of determining the distributions of their assets falls to probate court.