Trusts and Estates

Once someone has died, the estate and any trusts need to be administered. We provide guidance to family members who are going through the probate and administration processes. Our attorneys also represent trustees and executors who need additional legal support in ensuring that they are fully compliant in their fiduciary duties. Our firm can handle disputes that arise regarding an estate or a trust, as we are exceptionally skilled trust and estate litigators.

Litigation that involves trusts or estates can be complicated, involving many details that must be addressed or incorporated into the case. These are not matters that are easily handled without the guidance of an attorney. At Wooton, Davis, Hussell & Ellis, PLLC, we work on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants in all types of trust and estate litigation throughout West Virginia.

Our West Virginia attorneys are savvy and dedicated when it comes to litigation over the estate of someone who has died. We understand how difficult these cases can be, especially when family may be fighting over the right way to handle the estate and probate process. We work tirelessly to see that our client's best interests are preserved and the case is resolved in a satisfactory way whenever possible.

Our Estate And Trust Litigation Services

The lawyers at our firm work with beneficiaries, heirs, trustees and other individuals or businesses that may have a fiduciary duty to the estate when handling matters such as:

  • Fiduciary litigation
  • Will contests
  • Trust contests
  • Breach of contract
  • Real property sales and purchases
  • Succession issues

Helping You Move Forward

We know that the time after the death of a loved one can be difficult. These emotions are exacerbated when there are arguments over an estate or issues that arise, including tax issues. Our firm focuses on reaching a creative, cost-effective solution to litigation matters that still supports your goals and best interests.

Schedule a case evaluation and talk through your trust and estate litigation questions with a member of our experienced and dedicated legal team. Call us today at 304-255-2188 or contact us online. We have offices in Charleston, Beckley and Lewisburg for your convenience.