Estate & Trust Litigation

Rochford Langins Jarstad LLC’ estate and trust litigation practice focuses on representing Minnesota clients in disputes arising in estates, trusts and ancillary proceedings. Our lawyers work with family members, heirs, beneficiaries, creditors and fiduciaries to counsel clients on a wide variety of probate and trust disputes, including will and trust contests, fiduciary appointments, claims disputes, breach of fiduciary claims, and other related matters.

Probate and Trust Litigation Services

  • Will and trust contests
  • Disputes regarding trust administration, including accounting issues and breach of fiduciary duty claims
  • Estate or trust claims involving estate business disputes
  • Counseling fiduciaries and family members on strategies, policies and procedures to avoid litigation
  • Will and trust construction and interpretation litigation

Learn About Our Process


Legal documents can be complicated. We realize that no one voluntarily picks up a will or a trust to read with their morning coffee and that is okay. That’s why we’re here! Our estate and business planning process consists of the following four steps:


At your Initial Consultation your attorney will ask you a lot of questions about your...


The Design process begins with a letter that we will send within one week of your Initial...


The third step in our Holistic Approach is to hold a Signing Ceremony and Funding...


At some firms, the day you pick up your final documents is the last day you see or hear...