In probate litigation, there are few disputes that cannot be resolved outside of court. For those looking for a less confrontational and more inexpensive alternative to litigation, The Cohen Law Office P.C. is here to help you reach a fair outcome using mediation.
More Than 20 Years Litigating Trust Challenges
With over 20 years of litigation experience in California, lead attorney Garry Cohen has seen virtually everything probate and trust law has to offer. He is prepared to serve as the mediator in your will or trust dispute or other probate-related cases.
As one of San Mateo County’s most seasoned litigators, Garry will be able to weigh the strength of each side and predict what the outcome would be in court. You and the other party can use this frame of reference to negotiate a settlement, with Garry acting as the neutral adviser for both of you. Besides providing mediator services, our lawyers also represent clients in mediation so that they are able to use the process to their best advantage.
While mediation is not appropriate in every case, for many people engaged in estate litigation it is a low-cost alternative to going to court. Often, the parties involved are related. Mediation may make it easier for your family to move on from often-painful accusations and resentments. Many people find that a successful mediation gives them a sense of ownership over the resulting settlement.