Hurwitz, Sagarin, Slossberg & Knuff, LLC continues to serve the needs of the local community with probate, wills and estate administration. Whether drafting a will, helping to plan for retirement or ill-health, or helping with probate administration of an estate, we provide not only our legal expertise, but our support and understanding when handling these very personal matters.
WILL CONTESTS AND PROBATE LITIGATION
Hurwitz, Sagarin, Slossberg & Knuff's trial attorneys provide experienced representation for all types of probate litigation matters. Our attorneys routinely counsel clients regarding the merits of potential probate litigation matters, and help clients to select the most appropriate course of action based upon the client's individual circumstances.
We have represented heirs and beneficiaries in claims against the executor or administrator, and have defended fiduciaries in claims against the estate. We have represented trust beneficiaries in actions alleging breach of fiduciary duty and mismanagement of funds. Our attorneys also counsel and defend trustees in claims brought by beneficiaries.
Litigating and defending probate matters allows our attorneys to effectively analyze the strengths and weaknesses of individual cases, and to prepare for likely challenges.
WILLS, PROBATE AND ESTATE PLANNING
At Hurwitz, Sagarin, Slossberg & Knuff, the firm's probate and estate planning lawyers assist clients with estate planning and estate and trust administration. We also represent clients in litigation related to trusts, estates and guardianships. Our litigation attorneys have litigated probate matters involving will contests, breach of fiduciary duty, and alleged fraud, providing a means to resolve what are often some of the most trying and difficult disputes.
We advise executors and trustees in routine and complex estate administration and trust administration matters. We also represent individual heirs and beneficiaries in claims against estates, including will contests, mismanagement of trusts, wasting of assets, and breach of fiduciary duty.
Our lawyers also appear before the Connecticut Probate Court on matters involving guardianships, conservatorships, adoptions, and name changes. Our lawyers assist individuals with advanced estate planning including business succession services. Estate planning attorneys at the firm work to minimize financial losses to inheritance and gift taxes and ensure the smooth and efficient administration of estates.
Whether drafting a will, helping to plan for retirement or ill-health, or assisting with the probate administration of an estate, we provide legal advice and caring support when handling these very personal matters. For any legal concerns related to probate and estate planning, please contact the firm.