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Estate and Probate Litigation

Times can be very difficult after the passing of a loved one, especially when disputes arise during the administration of their estate. At Schiffman, Abraham, Kaufman & Ritter, P.C. , the estate litigation team is led by Lorraine A. AbrahamRobert L. Ritter, Paul N. Ambrose and Steven L. Davis. Through extensive experience and dedication to clients, our probate lawyers work to effectively resolve will contests and other estate litigation. Contact our lawyers concerning any of the following disputes:

  • Dispute over appointment of executor, administrator, trustee or guardian  
  • Will contests
  • Undue influence
  • Duress
  • Testamentary Capacity 
  • Revocation of a will
  • Holographic Wills 
  • Multiple wills
  • Date of a will or codicil
  • Intestate disputes
  • Inter Vivos Transfers
  • Omitted Spouse
  • Other disputes involving the disposition of property after the passing of a relative

Experienced Estate Representation

Our lawyers have many years of experience in handling very complex estate and probate litigation. We are frequently appointed by courts to serve as guardians, temporary administrators, and mediators for these types of litigation. Estate and probate litigation in New Jersey is tried in the Chancery Court, where our aggressive litigators are prepared to defend your interests vigorously.

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment with our experienced team, contact our estate and probate litigation attorneys for prompt, professional, and friendly service.

Schiffman, Abraham, Kaufman & Ritter, P.C., located in Hackensack, New Jersey, serves clients throughout North Jersey and the New York/New Jersey Metropolitan Area, including the communities of Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Passaic County, and Morris County.

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We are more than just a winning team. Our firm’s success is due to the combination of experience, knowledge and high-quality representation with an attentive, concerned approach to our long term clients and friends. Whether you need an experienced business counsel, a civil litigation attorney, a real estate attorney, a family law practitioner or an estate and trust specialist, we look forward to serving your needs.

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Three University Plaza : Suite 410-4th Floor : Hackensack, New Jersey : 07601 : 201-488-2600 : Email Us