Fiduciary Litigation


Settling Disputes
Through Litigation


Making Sure That Fiduciary Duties Are Upheld

Fiduciary litigation involves suits against persons acting as fiduciaries such as executors, administrators, guardians, and trustees. Where the fiduciary engages in misconduct, the fiduciary may be required to account to the beneficiaries and to be removed by the Court.

Judith P. Kenney & Associates defends fiduciaries and represents beneficiaries involved in fiduciary litigation.

When Litigation Is Necessary for Settling Disputes

At times when it is necessary to resort to litigation, you can rely on us for professional and competent legal assistance.

We have years of experience in probate, trust and guardianship litigation, including disputes in the probate of wills, the administration of probate estates, seeking a guardianship or defending against a guardianship, claims against estates, representing beneficiaries and creditors against estates, and seeking removal of or an accounting from an executor, trustee or guardian, and other fiduciary litigation.
  • Creditor’s claims - contesting the creditor’s claim or a reimbursement claim on behalf of the personal representative, may contest the creditor’s claim or a reimbursement claim
  • Closing estate - representing fiduciaries or beneficiaries seeking to close an estate administration and provide for distribution of the estate assets
  • Will contests - representing the executor or administrator who is applying for the will to be admitted to probate and that application is contested by an earlier will
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