Basic List of Grounds to Contest a Trust

Posted on Jan 31, 2023 in News

  • Do you have concerns about a trust being done improperly?
  • What are some of the main grounds for contesting a trust?

This video is a short and general outline of the types of challenges, including:

Undue Influence,

Lack of Capacity,

Elder Abuse,



Lack of Due Execution,

Mistake, &


Also mentioned are claims for Breach of Fiduciary Duty by a trustee, such as when a trustee misappropriates trust funds. The video is a brief overview of types of claims.

Later videos by NC Trust Litigation Attorney, Kirk Sanders, will take a deeper dive into different types of challenges.

Call Kirk Sanders to discuss your case at 336-768-1515