After a loved one dies, those left behind have the seemingly impossible task of distributing their estate. During the grieving process, emotions are running high, and conflict can arise. A once harmonious family unit can suddenly turn against one another. People become possessive, irrational, and illogical. Often, a family member is designated as acting trustee to distribute the estate amongst heirs and even to themselves. This situation can be stressful, confusing, and emotionally draining. A mediator a San Diego Family Mediation Center can assist you in the estate distribution process. Having a neutral third party can remove the burden you may feel as a trustee. We strive to encourage communication, minimize conflict, and perform a fair estate distribution that aligns with your loved one’s last wishes.
We can assist clients with:
- Addressing family conflicts after your loved one’s passing
- Working through intestate distribution conflict
- Interpreting estate documents
- Discussing conflict of interest, competency, and undue influence concerns
- Maintaining harmony during this difficult time
If you would like an experienced mediator’s assistance in distributing a loved one’s estate, contact San Diego Family Mediation Center today. Call (858) 736-2411 today to schedule your initial consultation.