Extensive Experience In Litigating Probate Cases
Probating simple estates is a fairly straightforward matter for a lawyer. When there are complex assets or a dispute arises, however, you need a lawyer with the knowledge and experience to protect your rights in Surrogate’s Court.
At Daniels Norelli Cecere & Tavel P.C., our attorneys provide experienced probate litigation representation to people in Queens, Nassau County and surrounding areas. Throughout their careers, they have been involved in nearly every aspect of New York probate, trust and estate law. Because of our legal team’s extensive experience and reputation for professionalism, our firm receives numerous referrals from other attorneys.
Our attorneys are also skilled litigators who know when to negotiate and when to go to trial. When you work with our firm, you will have an attorney who explains each issue and gives you the information you need to make good decisions about your case.
Your Advocate In Surrogate’s Court
If you are contesting a will, a trust or the actions of a fiduciary, you need knowledgeable legal counsel to prove mismanagement, fraud or undue influence. We will investigate the allegations and discuss your options with you. When assets have been misappropriated, we will work to recover them and return them to the estate.
Our probate litigation practice includes issues such as:
- Kinship/cousin legal issues
- Will disputes
- Undue influence and fraudulent conduct
- Accountings of estate property
- Removal of executors, trustees or other administrators
- Duties of executors and fiduciaries
- Protection of spousal rights concerning elections against estates
You can rely on our experience in plaintiff and defense cases involving executors, administrators, trustees, beneficiaries and family members. In addition, we have experience resolving probate disputes with spouses and children from multiple marriages.