“I have watched Jim in court and can attest to his skills as a probate trial lawyer. When we can’t negotiate a resolution, it is good to have him on our side.”
A trust can be the source of family tension and financial dispute. Contested trust issues may include assertions that the trust was created without sufficient mental capacity, was the result of undue influence, or was not correctly executed. More often, trust disputes involve allegations that the trustee:
A trust can be a long and complicated document. Occasionally a trust executed with sufficient mental capacity and free from any undue influence will nevertheless be ambiguous or unclear in its intent. The Court will not declare the trust void, but will hear arguments from competing parties about the trust maker’s intent.
Jim Crist has been trying trust disputes for over 25 years. An experienced trust litigation lawyer understands that trust disputes are complicated and often emotional. Jim has represented trustees and beneficiaries, providing him with valuable insights necessary to determine the appropriate strategy for aggressively pursuing the goals of the client in trust disputes.
Call Jim Crist to discuss your case: 612-922-2260