“We always get very wise counsel and thoughtful advice.” - Bob Hall

Probate Litigation & Will Contests

We Understand the Issues Faced by You and Your Family

The probate process and the administration of an estate can quickly become complicated, particularly if multiple heirs are involved.  Disputes about the validity of a will or trust, as well as how an estate is managed and its assets are distributed can easily emerge, and resolution of these issues may require legal action.

At PD&H, our estate planning lawyers understand how much the resolution of these issues matter for you and your family, and we have the experience you need on your side.  Our practice includes both experienced representation in probate administration as well as litigation of cases involving probate, wills, and trusts.  We provide knowledgeable and compassionate counsel to families and individuals in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C.

Our probate litigation attorneys have experience helping clients in many different situations relating to probate, trust, and estate disputes, including:

We provide a thorough cost-benefit analysis before commencing any probate, trust or estate lawsuit, thoroughly explaining the options so that clients can make fully-informed decisions regarding their case — including whether to seek resolution through a method of alternative dispute resolution, negotiate a settlement, or prepare for and proceed to trial.  Our litigation attorneys have in-depth trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts in Maryland, Washington, D.C., Virginia, New York, and California.

"We always get very wise counsel and thoughtful advice. We are very grateful to this firm."

- Bob Hall