The Impact of Coronavirus on Probate Litigation

CaptureThis is a special post to address the impact of COVID-19 on our Courts, with a specific eye on probate litigation cases.  The Supreme Judicial Court, the Probate and Family Courts, and the Superior Courts in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts …

Welcome back to Beyond the Will! We hope you’ve been enjoying our posts as much as we’ve enjoyed creating them since launching the blog just a few months ago. We’re going to change things up a bit starting this month, …

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.

Probate and Family Court

Welcome to Beyond the Will


Hello, everyone, and welcome to Beyond the Will! We are “beyond” excited to launch this new blog, focused on all things probate-related. With four regular contributors and guest posts as well, we will be offering tips and tidbits as to …