Probate Litigation

If arrangements have not been made for the future of an estate before its owner passes away, distribution of all assets will be handled through the probate process.

Probate attorney Richard Mucci assists families upon the death of a loved one in the probating and administration of estates. He will make sure that your loved one's estate is administered in accordance with his or her estate plan.

Attorney Mucci can assist with probate matters including:

  • Probating an estate (informal and formal probate)
  • Will contests (due to incompetence, paternity issues, conformity with state statutes)
  • Claims against estates
  • Trust litigation
  • Trust administration
  • Asset distribution
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Issues relating to the appointment of personal representatives

Experienced Trial Attorney Available To Probate And Administer Estates

Attorney Mucci is experienced with the current laws and practices required under the new Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code (MUPC), including the changes in the procedures to probate, contest and distribute estates. Attorney Mucci has experience under the MUPC in informal and formal probating of estates. Attorney Mucci is available to assist with all aspects of probating an estate from obtaining the appointment of a personal representative for the estate through closing out the probate of the estate. He is also available to help foreign personal representatives conduct ancillary probate of estates in Massachusetts, including obtaining a license to sell real estate.

Contact probate lawyer Richard Mucci or call us at 781-369-9222 to schedule a consultation in our Winchester, Massachusetts, office. We can help if you have questions or need assistance in the probating and administration of a loved one's estate. Richard Mucci is available to assist you, and will work to make sure your loved one's wishes are preserved and their estate is administered appropriately and with proper care.