Trust & Estate Litigation

As part of our robust tax and estate planning practice, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd represents clients in a variety of trust and estate disputes. It is an area of legal complexity, where cases are seldom of a similar nature and often times are enveloped in complex emotions. Guided by years of practice in this field, our attorneys understand the value of skilled advocacy and understanding counsel when approaching trust and estate litigation.

We work on litigated and non-litigated matters with personal, familial and corporate implications. From the beginning stages of an issue to dispute resolution, our team is able to assist you with matters including:

  • Defending estate plans
  • Pursuing claims by and against entities formed pursuant to estate planning
  • Representing parties in will or trust contests, and in suits involving executors and heirs, or guardians and wards
  • Advocating for or against trustees and beneficiaries
  • Handling suits for or against agents under a power of attorney