Practice Areas

Trust and Estate Litigation

Primary Contacts:

John Keeling Baker

P. (501) 688.8850
Little Rock

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Clayborne S. Stone

P. (501) 688.8886
Little Rock

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Overview

Trustees tasked with administering a trust and complying with complex legal issues during a difficult time find assistance working with Mitchell Williams’ experienced team of Arkansas-based probate and trust lawyers.

Our probate and trust lawyers help trustees, beneficiaries, creditors, and other fiduciaries handle probates, estates and trusts of all sizes, business interests and multi-state assets. As fiduciary laws continue to increase in complexity, Mitchell Williams’ probate and trust lawyers can advise clients on complex issues to ensure they fulfill their duties effectively.

We assist clients in estate planning to help avoid probate and trust issues, yet are prepared to effectively deal with any probate and trust litigation matters that may arise in Arkansas and the surrounding states.

Experience includes:

  • Probate of Estates

  • Small Estate Affidavits

  • Administration of Trusts and Estates

  • Fiduciary Duties

  • Family Settlement Agreements and Judicial Settlements

  • Estate and Trust Mediation

  • Modification, Reformation and Termination of Trusts

  • Trust and Will Construction

  • Trustee Removal and Succession Matters

  • Trust and Estate Litigation/Will Contests

  • Elective Shares and Rights of Surviving Spouses