Attorney Reed Bloodworth explains that a person challenging a will or trust has to collect and provide admissible evidence to show that at the time the person signed the will, they did not have the capacity to do so.
It’s hard to believe that someone in a decedent’s life committed fraud in order to receive more from a will or a trust than was intended or wanted by a loved one. But filing a Florida will contest or trust dispute under the theory that the will was procured by fraud is the responsible action […]
What is duress? Duress is asking or forcing someone to execute, change or create a will or a trust by threat of physical, mental or other means of pressure. If a person is forced into creating, changing or executing a will or a trust, there are grounds for trust or probate litigation.
Don’t wait if you’re going to dispute a probate or trust. Florida has tight deadlines from 20, 60, or 90 days. And if you suspect foul play, act immediately. Call an attorney.
Are you ready to be a personal representative? I’m attorney Reed Bloodworth, the managing partner of Bloodworth Law, PLLC, in Orlando. I handle trust and probate disputes throughout Florida. I represent trustees, personal representatives, and I also handle disputes for beneficiaries. What I’d like to explain is what you’ll be asked to do in the […]
Hi, I’m Reed Bloodworth, founding partner of Bloodworth Law. Today I’m going to take a moment to explain, what is trust or probate litigation? Well, the first issue we should address is what is a trust? A trust is a legal creation whose purpose is to hold assets for beneficiaries A trust is controlled by […]
Reed Bloodworth’s clients often say they knew in their hearts that something was wrong which leads them to suing family over probate issues.
It’s very difficult when a person with Alzheimer’s wants to change a will. Can a will be changed by someone who has Alzheimer’s?
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Only a person or persons with an interest in the outcome of the administration of an estate or trust assets may bring a lawsuit to dispute that estate or trust.