Author: Ann Hetherwick Cahill

When Do I File My Probate or Trust Litigation Case?

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We previously discussed what “probate litigation” is and where such cases can be filed, and now we will focus on when to file such cases.  Timing is important to ensure that claims are not time-barred and that the Court hears …

What is “Probate Litigation”?

Blog Banner WordPress-01What exactly is “probate litigation” you ask?  “Probate litigation” are legal disputes arising out of incapacity (young and old), disability, and death.  As a follow-up to my blog a few weeks talking about where to file such lawsuits, this blog …

Where Do I File My Probate or Trust Litigation Case?

There are three trial courts in Massachusetts that have jurisdiction to hear probate or trust litigation cases:  the Probate and Family Court, the Fiduciary Litigation Session of the Probate and Family Court, and the Superior Court.

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