Claims Against an Estate: The Procedural Path

, New York Law Journal

   | 1 Comments

In their Surrogate's Practice and Proceedings column, Holland & Knight partner Charles F. Gibbs and Colleen F. Carew, a court attorney-referee with the Surrogate's Court, Westchester County, provide both the main route and alternate paths for asserting a claim against an estate in the Surrogate's Court, from presenting the claim to the fiduciary to commencing an action over a rejected claim and seeking payment.

This article has been archived, and is no longer available on this website.

View this content exclusively through LexisNexis® Here

Not a LexisNexis® Subscriber?

Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® customers will be able to access and use ALM's content by subscribing to the LexisNexis® services via lexis.com® and Nexis®. This includes content from The National Law Journal®, The American Lawyer®, Law Technology News®, The New York Law Journal® and Corporate Counsel®, as well as ALM's other newspapers, directories, legal treatises, published and unpublished court opinions, and other sources of legal information.

ALM's content plays a significant role in your work and research, and now through this alliance LexisNexis® will bring you access to an even more comprehensive collection of legal content.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at customercare@alm.com

What's being said

  • Steve Lubowitz

    A recurrent problem I have encountered is I am appointed court evaluator for an Article 81 MHL and the Court issued an order for my fee and the AIP dies prior to my payment. Or the AIP dies before the Court issues an Order. One case the order says I should get paid from the estate (Its been 3 years do I need to file a Notice of Claim the beneficiaries are aware of the order.) the other ywo cases no order has been issued by the court since the AIP died right the hearing.

Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here.

Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202579748287

Thank you!

This article's comments will be reviewed.