Estates & Probate Appeals

Estate & Probate Appeals Lawyers in Tustin

Handling Appellate Cases in Orange County Since 1989

John L. Dodd and his team have over 30 years of experience and we have successfully handled more than 1,200 appeals and helped many people resolve a variety of disputes involving trusts, real property, probate proceedings, and more.

When you come to the John L. Dodd & Associates, Prof. Corp. for help, you will enjoy the many benefits of working with seasoned appeals lawyers without the painfully high expense of a larger law firm. Because we are a smaller firm, we are able to provide top-notch appellate representation without charging excessive fees. Mr. Dodd is also a certified appellate specialist and one of the few attorneys whose practice is exclusively focused on providing appellate advocacy.

Trusts, Estates & Probate Disputes Are Complex – We Have Decades of Experience on Our Side

In probate disputes, the stakes are often particularly high; however, the expense of an appeal may be justified if it appears the trial court has committed a legal error. Probate appeals could concern trust administration, will contests, duties of trustees, or conservatorships. These appeals are governed by special rules, so families and individuals concerned with conserving resources and obtaining just results will benefit from the attention of Mr. Dodd, who is one of the few certified appellate specialists.

We are prepared to provide the savvy legal counsel and effective representation you need to make a strong case and improve your chances of success, all without breaking the bank or charging big-firm fees.

Let us help you resolve your estate, trust, or probate appeal in Orange County. Call (714) 880-8744 to schedule a case assessment with a Tustin estate and probate appeals lawyer.

How We Can Help Resolve Your Probate or Estate Disputes at the Appellate Level

With the John L. Dodd & Associates, Prof. Corp. on your side, pursuing an appeal allows you to contest a lower court’s ruling on how your loved one’s assets are to be divided or dispersed. If another party wishes to contest a ruling in your favor, we can also help you work to make sure that decision is upheld on appeal.

Why Hire a Certified Appellate Specialist?

Caring Legal Representation During the Appeals Process

During our many years of experience, we have served families facing a variety of conflicts regarding their deceased loved ones’ assets, and we are prepared to strive toward a favorable ruling at the appellate level, starting with an initial case evaluation.

Call (714) 880-8744 today to speak with a Tustin estate and probate appeals attorney and learn more about our team at the Dodd Firm team.

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Our Clients Tell All

Positive Experiences

    Quick to respond, his research is the best and his writing is concise and very persuasive. You will not go wrong with John on your side.

    - Janie B.

    John excels at presenting complex legal arguments to the Court of Appeal in a manner that gives my clients the maximum chance of success on appeal.

    - Michael. F.

    I recently turned to John when I believed the trial court had made an erroneous ruling on a complicated procedural and jurisdictional question.

    - Kayleene W.

    When everything was seemingly hopeless, we were fortunate enough to come across John L. Dodd.

    - Former Client

    I was lucky to find John Dodd to be my appellate lawyer.

    - Gloria H.
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