Probate, Estate Administration, Guardianships & Conservatorships
The probate and estate administration attorneys at Jennings, Haug & Cunningham are available to provide legal counsel to clients in wide range of probate matters. Our probate lawyers assist clients serving as the personal representative (executor) of a decedent’s estate or the trustee of a Trust to handle the complete process of estate or trust administration.
Our experienced probate lawyers work with clients to secure their appointment as guardian of and conservator for an incapacitated adult. Particularly, our lawyers represent family members or other individuals seeking appointment as guardian or conservator of disabled and incapacitated adults, such as elderly persons with dementia or Alzheimer’s and adults with developmental disabilities, disabilities arising from mental health diagnoses and long term disabilities arising from illness, medical conditions or injuries sustained in accidents. Additionally, our probate lawyers continue to represent the guardian and/or conservator once appointed to ensure compliance with annual guardianship and conservatorship reporting and accounting requirements and ongoing legal needs.
Our probate litigation attorneys are available to represent clients in a variety of contested probate matters. Such contested matters may include among others, the representation of heirs and beneficiaries in contested estate and trust matters or individuals involved in contested guardianship and conservatorship cases. Our experienced probate litigation attorneys also handle litigation involving vulnerable adults under the Adult Protective Services Act.
The attorney practicing in the firm’s probate and estate administration section is Hillary P. Gagnon.
The Probate, Estate Administration, Guardianship & Conservatorship services lawyers of Jennings Haug Cunningham represent clients living throughout the state of Arizona, including the greater Metropolitan Phoenix area, Tucson, Flagstaff, Yuma, and Prescott. In addition to these services, Jennings Haug Cunningham lawyers assist clients facing Estate Planning & Trust legal issues.
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