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Yankwitt LLP’s Trusts & Estates Litigation practice applies the firm’s high-stakes, complex litigation experience to resolve disputes related to wills, trusts, estates and fiduciary issues relating to trust, estate and other surrogacy proceedings. Transactional attorneys routinely rely on us to handle their trusts and estates litigation because our creative problem solving, persuasive writing and aggressive advocacy are critical to the successful resolution of these emotionally charged and fact-intensive proceedings. In addition, the practice offers an impressive depth of state and federal court experience. Our seasoned and highly trained attorneys are former law clerks and federal prosecutors, who regularly appear before both federal and state courts on a daily practice.

Yankwitt LLP represents clients in all types of trusts, estates and fiduciary disputes related to: 

  • Breaches of Fiduciary Duty
  • Accounting Disputes
  • Appointment and Removal of Trustees and Other Fiduciaries
  • Claims of Undue Influence
  • Claims of Lack of Capacity
  • Claims of Fraud and Duress
  • Claims by Creditors, Business Partners or Other Third Parties

The attorneys at Yankwitt LLP are especially sensitive to the emotional complexities associated with these types of disputes. Our attorneys care deeply about our clients and are always available to guide them through these difficult, and sometimes emotional, proceedings. Our goal is always to maximize our client’s desired outcome by providing personalized service and tailoring litigation strategies to meet their specific needs and goals.