CA Trust, Estate & Probate Litigation

CA Trust, Estate & Probate Litigation

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What You Need to Know When an Estate Plan Goes Awry: The complex road of successfully bringing a lawsuit for attorney malpractice in California Trust and Will cases

Posted in Legal Malpractice, Litigation
There are times when people try to implement an estate plan, but things go awry.  And that can happen when an attorney makes a mistake in drafting a California Trust or Will resulting in legal malpractice. Bringing and prosecuting a legal malpractice case against an attorney who improperly drafted a California Living Trust or Will… Continue Reading

Setting the Table for Bad Faith Claims: How attorney malpractice insurance claims for California Trust, Will and Estate cases can exceed policy limits

Posted in Legal Malpractice, Litigation
From time to time we have clients come to our office upset that the attorney who drafted their parents’ California estate plan (i.e., living trust, will, and durable powers of attorney) got it wrong or perhaps failed to properly implement the parents’ estate plan. In a recent case we handled an attorney drafted an amendment… Continue Reading
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