Probate & Trust Litigation

Our dedicated Probate & Trust Litigation practice at Tripp Scott is committed to providing expert legal representation and guidance to clients facing disputes and challenges within the realm of probate and trust litigation.


Victor Gabuardi

Tripp Scott's Probate & Trust Litigation Department is highly regarded as one of the most skilled and effective groups in the field.  Our professionals have vast experience and are extremely knowledgeable in the fields of probate and trust law, staying up-to-date with the latest legal developments and strategies to ensure that our clients receive the most effective representation. We take a team approach and leverage our extensive experience to develop strategic litigation plans tailored to the unique circumstances of each case. With multiple professionals specializing in tax law, family law, asset protection, real estate and corporate matters, we have the in-house resources to cover all bases to obtain the best results for our clients.

Our Probate & Trust Litigation practice handles a wide range of issues, including:

  • Will and Trust Contests: We represent clients in disputes related to the validity of wills and trusts, allegations of undue influence, lack of capacity, or fraud.

  • Fiduciary Duty Claims: We prosecute and defend fiduciaries in connection with their legal obligations to beneficiaries and heirs.

  • Elder Abuse: Our team is dedicated to protecting vulnerable individuals from financial exploitation and abuse, taking legal action against wrongdoers when necessary.

  • Trust Reformation and Modification: We assist clients in judicially modifying or reforming trusts consistent with Chapter 736, Florida Statutes. 

  • Will and Trust Construction: We assist clients in judicial proceedings to construe will and trust instruments.

  • Accounting Disputes: We assist clients in reviewing and contesting accountings to ensure the proper management of trust or estate assets.

Our experienced Probate & Trust Litigation attorneys at Tripp Scott understand the complexities of these matters and are committed to helping our clients navigate the process with confidence and achieve favorable outcomes.