Trust Litigation

California Trust Litigation Lawyer

Trust Fraud Lawyer Serving Santa Cruz and Other Areas

Trust litigation frequently involves significant assets and can become highly complex. When faced with trust litigation, you want representation from an experienced trust litigation attorney who can fully protect your rights. At The Wessels Law Firm, we have significant experience handling a wide range of trust litigation matters for our clients.

Trust litigation involves complex laws and may significantly affect the duties of a trustee and/or the rights of a beneficiary. If you are facing trust litigation, please contact an experienced attorney you can safeguard your best interests.

We can assist you with any of the following trust issues:

  • Trust fraud
  • Undue influence
  • Lack of mental capacity
  • Failure to pay beneficiaries
  • Payment to wrong beneficiaries
  • Trustee failure to determine value of assets prior to sale
  • Trustee failure in annual accounting and reporting
  • Creditor claims

Sound legal advice for trustees

If you are seeking legal advice to prevent any trust litigation, we can provide you with the instruction and sound direction you need to properly perform your duties as trustee. Many trustees do not realize that they may be held personally liable for any improper handling of a trust. If you have questions regarding trust administration or you are seeking to prevent litigation, please contact our trust litigation attorney today.

Beneficiary representation

As a beneficiary you are entitled to certain assets and enjoy a broad range of rights. However, you may find that you need skilled legal advocacy to enforce your rights against a negligent trustee or protect your assets against creditor claims. Our attorney has significant experience handling a wide range of trust related issues for beneficiaries. We will take immediate action to ensure that your rights and interests are secured.

Contact The Wessels Law Firm in San Jose, California today to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your estate planning needs with an experienced lawyer. Our firm provides the sound advice and strategy needed to successfully manage your legal needs.