Monthly Archives: June 2019

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Estate Litigation Post Divorce

Many trust, estate and probate litigation cases in New York are engendered by divorce. The great wealth transfer (https://blog.trklaw.com/the-great-wealth-transfer/) presumably will grow the trend of estate related disputes arising from circumstances of divorce. There are many reasons why the dissolution of a marital relationship can cause estate litigation. Wealth and emotion often are the primary [...]

By |2019-08-26T18:24:31-04:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: TRK Blog|0 Comments

Inheritance by Non-Marital Children

I recently read an article on People.com about a poor young man who became “Lord of the Manor” after DNA proved he was the heir of a wealthy British aristocrat (https://people.com/human-interest/care-worker-inherits-60-million-english-estate-dna-test/). This got me wondering what happens in New York when a non-marital child shows up after the parent is deceased and demands his inheritance. [...]

By |2019-08-26T18:27:09-04:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: TRK Blog|0 Comments