Diligence And Discretion In Estate Litigation
The Law Office of Curtis E. Shirley, LLC, is hired often by America’s foremost attorneys and law firms to resolve complex matters, earning a national reputation in resolving will contests, trust contests and complex business litigation. The Indianapolis-based firm also helps pass a business from one generation to another, a process that frequently involves dealing with family problems. In all of these areas, estate litigation attorney Mr. Shirley has demonstrated his command of the legal issues involved, his ability to pursue a matter from beginning to end and his willingness to tackle difficult issues.
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Large Firm Service, Small Firm Attention
Mr. Shirley is respected for offering the access and efficiency one would expect from a small firm with the capability and technical skills associated with a large firm. His firm is known for its ability to handle complex litigation matters and to take those matters to trial. Mr. Shirley is an experienced litigator who believes in exploring and pursuing all avenues necessary to achieving his clients’ objectives. He has a proven record of accomplishment in the appellate courts, as demonstrated by the many reported cases that he has handled. His experience at the negotiation table, in the courtroom and on appeal enables him to assist you in determining whether mediation, arbitration, settlement, trial or appeal is the appropriate course for you. Mr. Shirley assists clients with legal matters related to:
- Will contests
- Trust contests
- Tortious interference with inheritances
- Closely held businesses
- Contested guardianships
- Tax aspects of contested estates
He is also available to serve as a certified mediator, or as an expert witness in estate planning, estate administration, will and trust contest and attorney malpractice litigation.
A “Lawyer’s Lawyer”
Attorney Curtis E. Shirley is known throughout Indiana as a “lawyer’s lawyer.” Not only does he receive many referrals from his legal colleagues, but he also personally represents attorneys, judges and court personnel in their estate planning and administration matters. Courts have appointed Mr. Shirley as a special administrator in difficult cases; attorneys have hired Mr. Shirley as an expert witness to provide the court and the jury with testimony concerning documents drawn up by other attorneys, their fees, and whether a personal representative or trustee acted properly.
Mr. Shirley is also a leader in his professional field. A frequent legal writer and lecturer, he is committed to improving the efficiency and understanding of both students and practitioners of estate litigation.
Contact Comprehensive Inheritance Disputes Practice
For focused and vigorous representation in any matter related to inheritance disputes, contact the Law Office of Curtis E. Shirley, LLC, conveniently located in Carmel, Indiana. Mr. Shirley is also prepared to travel to any area of the state to meet with clients and personally discuss their legal issues. For an initial consultation, call 317-439-5648 or complete Mr. Shirley’s online form.