Probate Litigation Lawyer in Southern California

A Probate Lawyer You Can Trust

Tying any loose ends together after the death of loved one, or even planning out what will happen to your estate and family after your own departure, is rarely a non-emotional scenario to face. In addition to the personal matters at hand, probate litigations come with a plethora of legal concerns as well as a quick response time to get all the appropriate paperwork together. Therefore, litigations in estate planning tend to be very urgent yet delicate matters at the same time while also requiring a tremendous amount of documentation.

Over 30 Years of Probate Litigation Experience in Orange, Riverside and Los Angeles Counties

Peter Wittlin is a tried and tested attorney who fully understands the sensitivities involved in probate litigation and estate planning. By providing expert guidance from over 30 years of experience for families facing probate, trust, and estate issues Peter Wittlin can help clients in the following areas and more: 

  • Trust planning
  • Living trusts
  • Asset protection
  • Income tax issues
  • Document filing for Probate court
  • Requesting court permission
  • Retitling assets to the rightful beneficiaries. 

Peter Wittlin can assist you in your probate litigation even if you live out of state. If the estate falls under California’s legal jurisdiction, Peter Wittlin can serve as your local advocate without you needing travel excessively. His commitment and dedication to provide personalized communication is one of the reasons why clients from even outside of Southern California’s borders choose him to represent them and their family’s interest.

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Are you seeking an experienced probate lawyer to help with your situation?

Schedule a consultation with Peter C. Wittlin Attorney at Law by contacting us at 949-430-6529 or fill out the form below.

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Wills, Trusts, and Estates Planning

Probate litigation matters in California can involve an incredible amount of detail. Finding a lawyer who can navigate through all the different required steps is therefore extremely important.

Peter C. Wittlin Attorney at Law has since 1979 represented parties involved in probate contests where wills have been challenged. The kinds of probates he has represented have involved estates of individuals residing both inside and outside of California.

Stepchildren may have rights to inherit from an individual’s estate, but are often overlooked in provisions of the will. Under equitable adoption provisions that are provided in the California Probate Code, there are means to make certain the stepchild receives his or her fair share of the estate.

Peter Wittlin has represented the interests of such children in probate litigation matters. As an experienced probate attorney, he can make certain that asset distribution is fair and just. Through his years as a practicing attorney, he has received favorable outcomes in equitable adoption matters.

Real Estate Auxiliary Probate

Peter Wittlin is extremely knowledgeable regarding both real estate and probate considerations when it comes to the transference of property. In particular, he has focused on auxiliary probate matters where individuals have died outside of our state but still have property within California. His knowledge of this area and attention to detail have prevented errors from occurring when these circumstances have arisen. In each auxiliary probate matter, his guidance has provided assurances that all California laws have been followed.

Schedule a Consultation to Discuss Your Probate Litigation Issues

Contact Peter Wittlin by filling out the online contact form below with a brief description of your legal issue, or simply call his law firm at 949-430-6529 to schedule your initial consultation. His law firm is located in Irvine, California at 8 Corporate Park Suite 300.