Tim is not only an aggressive litigator who will fight hard for his
clients, he is also a good listener committed to understanding his
client's objectives. Tim ensures that all available legal options are
made clear to the client, and that controlling legal costs is a
priority. When it comes to estate planning and trust and probate
administration, Tim and his staff are always available for direct
contact with clients and have the expertise required to draft an
estate plan that meets the clients' goals or bring a probate or
trust administration to a close as quickly and efficiently as
Timothy J. Chambers prides himself on bringing
exceptional service with a personal touch in representing
clients in the areas of trust and estate litigation, probate and
trust administration, estate planning, and tax controversies.
The services provided by the Law Offices of Timothy J.
Chambers include representing trustees, executors, and
beneficiaries in trust and estate matters of all kinds, including
trust litigation and probate administration. We also draft wills,
trusts, powers of attorney, and advise clients in all aspects of
estate planning for individuals with estates of all sizes.
Finally, we also represent individuals and corporations who have
disputes with the Internal Revenue Service, Franchise Tax Board,
County taxing agencies, and other taxing entities, including
handling audits and managing collections through installment
agreements and Offers in Compromise. To summarize, we
perform the following services:
* Representing beneficiaries seeking to invalidate wills or trusts
on the grounds of fraud, lack of capacity, undue influence, or on
the grounds that the alleged recipient of the assets is a
prohibited beneficiary pursuant to Probate Code section 21350.
* Defending trustees against allegations of breach of fiduciary
duty, as well as representing beneficiaries with claims against
trustees over fees, failures to act, or wasting of trust assets.
* Advocating for parties in proceedings to interpret ambiguous or
inconsistent terms in wills or trusts.
* Representing beneficiaries, executors and creditors appearing
in probate court.
* Representing trustees administering revocable living trusts after
the death of one or both of the settlors of a trust.
* Drafting wills, trusts, advance health care directives, and
durable powers of attorney for legal affairs; advising clients
regarding gift and estate tax implications of plans and
* Representing individuals and companies in tax controversies
with the IRS, FTB, BOE, EDD, California Counties, and other
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