Probate and Tax Litigation

Our Trusts and Estates Group handles litigation in state and federal courts concerning issues relating to a variety of matters, representing, at times, the estate or trust fiduciaries and, at other times, the interested heirs or family members. These matters include the following:

  • will contests
  • guardianship and conservatorship appointments
  • breach of fiduciary duty claims
  • tax appeals
  • heir determination proceedings
  • claims by or against the fiduciary
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      • November 1, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Receives 34 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and Three National Rankings in U.S. News – Best Lawyers Survey

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      • October 21, 2013

        Super Lawyers® Names 61 Robinson & Cole Attorneys to 2013 List

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      • August 16, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • November 7, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Receives 32 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and Four National Rankings in U.S.News - Best Lawyers Survey

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      • October 24, 2012

        Robinson & Cole’s Women’s Initiative Honored Partner Linda J. McDowell with Inaugural Ladder Award at its Women’s Retreat

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      • October 23, 2012

        Antiques Roadshow Comes to The Hill-Stead Museum for an Individual Clients Event

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      • October 22, 2012

        Super Lawyers® Names 49 Robinson & Cole Attorneys to 2012 List and Recognizes 26 as Rising Stars

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      • September 14, 2012

        Ten Robinson & Cole Attorneys Selected as “Lawyers of the Year”

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      • August 28, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • March 7, 2012

        Jeanmarie B. Shea Elected Secretary of The Mark Twain House & Museum Board of Trustees

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      • December 5, 2011

        Robinson & Cole Attorneys Participate in the Connecticut Society of CPAs’ Annual Tax Conference

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      • December 2, 2011

        Jeanmarie Shea Selected for Two Leadership Positions in the Community

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      • September 12, 2011

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • July 15, 2011

        Candace Cunningham Authors Content for American Bar Association Web Site

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      • July 6, 2011

        Attorney Presents on Estates and Probate Court

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      • June 17, 2011

        Linda McDowell Elected President of Estate & Business Planning Council of Hartford

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      • May 18, 2011

        Jeanmarie Shea Receives Award From Yale Club of Hartford

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      • October 5, 2010

        McDowell Appointed to Board of Trustees of Statewide Organization

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      • September 17, 2010

        Robinson & Cole LLP Receives Most Connecticut First-Tier Rankings in Inaugural U.S.News - Best Lawyers Survey

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      • June 10, 2010

        Robinson & Cole Attorney Interviewed in Giving Advice: A Resource for Professional Advisors

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      • November 18, 2008

        Robinson & Cole Attorney Appointed to Committee of Hartford Foundation for Public Giving

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