Probate Disputes & Contests

Are you involved in a probate or estate administration dispute?  I can help.

I help clients protect their interests and rights, and understand the critical family relationships that are often at stake.  My focus is on seeking an effective resolution for clients through negotiation whenever possible, and litigation only when necessary.

I serve clients in the greater Boston area, including Braintree, Quincy, Weymouth, Brookline, Hingham, Plymouth, the South Shore, and throughout Massachusetts.

Full Service Representation

I provide help clients in matters concerning: 

  • Will & Probate Contests
  • Estate Administration Disputes
  • Trust Disputes, and
  • Disputes & Litigation Against Personal Representatives & Trustees

CALL TODAY FOR A FREE CONSULTATION

Contact Us

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
No attorney-client relationship is created by a contact form submission. Please do not submit any confidential information.
The firm will not take any action on your behalf unless and until a written agreement for representation is signed by the firm.

Gemma Law Office News & Information

What are the Requirements for a Will to be Valid in Massachusetts?

If a will is not valid, a person will be deemed to have died “intestate”, and property will be distributed according to state intestate laws. Learn what you need to do to prevent this outcome.

more...

Is a Handwritten Will Valid in Massachusetts?

Handwritten wills must meet certain legal requirements in order to be valid, including being signed in the presence of at least 2 witnesses. Learn about why handwritten wills are not valid if witness and other requirements are not met.

more...

Does My Will Become Public After I Die?

After your death, your will becomes a public record. Learn how to keep your estate information private.

more...

What Happens if I Die In Massachusetts Without a Will?

If you die without a will in Massachusetts, the state intestate laws will determine who inherits your probate property. It does not matter whether you wanted (or did not want) these people to inherit your assets; the administrator of your estate must distribute assets according to law. Learn what you need to do to protect your wishes.

more...