Trust and Fiduciary Litigation

At Elam & Burke, we have the knowledge and experience to competently represent your interests in trust and fiduciary disputes. We frequently represent beneficiaries and trustees or other fiduciaries in litigation and provide guidance to our client fiduciaries who need to carry out a decedent’s wishes.

Our trust and fiduciary litigation practice covers a range of issues, including:

  • Breach of Trust
  • Trust Misinterpretation
  • Trust Modification or Termination
  • Disputes Over Trust Assets
  • Trust Contests
  • Accounting Disputes
  • Beneficiary Disagreements
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • Trustee and Executor Misconduct
  • Guardianship Disputes
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Professional Malpractice

Whether you are involved in trust litigation or defending against breach of fiduciary duty allegations, we will collaborate with you throughout the litigation process, breaking down legal complexities into comprehensible terms, and ensuring you understand every decision and its implications. We emphasize frequent communication, keeping you informed about case developments at every step.

Our approach is always centered around efficiency and minimal disruption to you, your family, or your business. Regardless of the chosen strategy – be it negotiation, mediation, or litigation – our team is equipped to protect your stakes in every circumstance.

Navigating trust and fiduciary litigation can be complicated, but with Elam & Burke, you have a dynamic and experienced team relentlessly safeguarding your interests.

Please reach out to our team with questions about your matter at (208) 343-5454.