Trust & Estate Litigation Attorney in San Mateo, California

Have you seen an increase in trust and estate litigation?

San Mateo, CA estates & probate lawyer Jeffrey Loew explains why there’s been an increase in trust and estate litigation.

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the reality is that as the baby boomer
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generation has aged and as real property
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values have increased exponentially
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especially in California that what in
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the past might have been a small family
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estate can now be worth many millions of
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dollars and so in a way that no one ever
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envisioned you know financial elder
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abuse is becoming more prevalent undue
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influence is becoming more prevalent and
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as a result Trust in the state
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litigation is becoming far more common
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30 years ago when some of my mentors
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began doing this it was a quite narrow
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area of law but now unfortunately the
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the value of estates and and the rise of
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the elderly population means that
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inevitably there will be disputes over
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trusts and estates that might in the
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past have gone forward smoothly
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