ORPHANS' COURT

The Orphans’ Court is a component of the Civil Courts system which deals with specific areas of Civil Law, most notably, will contests, trust litigation, power of attorney litigation, trust and estate accountings, and guardianships. The Orphans’ Court has separate rules from the regular Civil Courts and the attorneys at Santanasto Law can assist you in navigating these unique rules.

Common Actions in the Orphans’ Court include:

  • Will Contests
  • Accountings
  • Fiduciary Litigation
  • Surcharge Litigation
  • Power of Attorney
  • Guardianships