Surrogate Court Litigation

White Plains Lawyers Experienced with Surrogate Court Litigation

Surrogate Court LitigationIdeally, when a loved one passes away, his or her estate has been properly prepared and is in order. This is not always the case. In such instances, surrogate court litigation is often necessary. There are several scenarios that warrant surrogate court litigation. The attorneys at Gallivan and Gallivan are well-versed in each of these circumstances, and have the expertise to guide families through this often convoluted process.

Surrogate Court Litigation

As mentioned, there are several possible situations that authorize surrogate court involvement. These include:

  • Paternity Issues
  • Challenges to Distributee Status
  • Challenges to Executor or Administrator Status
  • Will Contests

Often the terminology alone associated with surrogate court litigation is confusing. The team at Gallivan and Gallivan will listen to your issues, determine which, if any, surrogate proceedings are necessary for your loved one’s estate, and assist you step by step in navigating through the process.

New York’s Surrogate Court Lawyers

With more than four decades of experience representing our clients in New York’s surrogate courts, the attorneys at Gallivan and Gallivan have the tools to walk you through the process of organizing and settling your loved one’s estate. If you have lost a family member and are unsure where to turn, please contact us today for a free initial consultation at 914-220-1086. Let us take the worry of litigation off your hands.

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