Carefully Resolving Complex Family Disputes

The loss of a loved one can have a deep emotional impact on the surviving family members. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for heirs to dispute the will or decisions of the executor. When facing disputes that can only be resolved through the legal process, it is wise to schedule a free consultation with a skilled lawyer.

With offices on Madison Avenue and in White Plains, Khan & Yau, PC, is prepared to represent New York clients facing the full range of trust and estate litigation matters, including:

  • Breach of fiduciary duty litigation
  • Contested conservatorship proceedings
  • Disagreements centered on second-marriage disputes
  • Disputes centered on the validity of a will, trust or other estate planning documents
  • Conflict over the selection of a trustee or executor
  • Conflict of interest cases where the fiduciary is also a beneficiary

Matters centering on decision-making and documentation following the loss of a loved one can quickly become emotionally charged. It is not uncommon for long-standing disputes to re-emerge. Additionally, some heirs might disagree with other heirs based on family history rather than distribution of the estate. No matter the situation, it is wise to have a knowledgeable attorney on your side. We can listen to the facts of your dilemma and provide clear legal direction. Whether the matter is resolved through mediation or in courtroom litigation, we stand ready to provide the legal representation you need.

Schedule A Confidential Consultation With Us

Legal matters surrounding trust and estate litigation can quickly become complex. To discuss your specific needs with an experienced attorney, call us at 212-401-6298 or complete our online contact form to set up an initial consultation with no obligation to hire us for our services.