A will or trust “contest” is when one party attempts to invalidate a will or trust, while the other party defend the validity of the document. Most contests are brought on the grounds of incapacity, undue influence, or fraud.
Elder abuse is the physical abuse, neglect, isolation, or financial abuse of a person over age sixty-five. Barr & Young represents victims of elder abuse and defends clients wrongfully accused of elder abuse.
Our lawyers have extensive experience with conservatorships – a court proceeding designed to protect elders or dependent adults who may be unable to care for themselves or to resist fraud or undue influence.