A succession is the process of settling a deceased person's estate and distributing the property to the heirs after the debts are paid. This process is called probate in other states. The term “succession” may also be used to refer to the estate a person leaves behind at death.

Do I need and Attorney to Assist with my Succcession?

Trust, estate, and probate disputes are commonplace and often involve intricate estate planning documents, taxation issues, and complex and always-evolving legal issues.  Disputes commonly involve questions of document validity, capacity of the testator, document interpretation or beneficiaries challenging the dispositive provisions of a will or trust.  Our firm has a reputation for providing exceptional legal representation to clients involved in trust, estate, and probate disputes, and represents the interests of beneficiaries, as well as the interests of executors, trustees, conservators and other fiduciaries accused of breaching their fiduciary duty.  For more information about this area of practice, please call Venegas Law Firm .