The Best Defense is a Good Offense

The Best Defense is a Good Offense

Action items for estate planners when a will or trust contest is anticipated

 

What should an estate-planning attorney do when a client wants to create a trust or will or change an existing provision, and the attorney thinks that the new document or provisions may be contested? For example, say the client wants to disinherit or significantly reduce the amount of assets passing to an heir? Although these changes often lead to a

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