Just, Fair, Reasonable, and Necessary – The Current Landscape of Attorneys’ Fees in Probate Court Proceedings

Glacial Lake Room / Minnesota State Bar Association, 600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380, Minneapolis, MN 55402
10.24.2019 | 12:00 p.m.

The panelists will discuss the current law regarding recovery of attorneys’ fees and costs in probate court proceedings, including the differing legal standards and procedures required for recovery in probate, trust, and guardianship and conservatorship litigation. The panelists will address recent developments, such as the Lund case, and common pitfalls. Along with an examination of applicable statutes, case law, and court rules, the panelists will share their practical insights and current trends they are seeing in the courts with respect to fee requests.


Kirstin E. Helmers , Mason & Helmers

Susan A. King , Moss & Barnett
Kim Ruckdaschel-Haley , Ballard Spahr
Alan I. Silver , Bassford Remele

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit applied | Event Code: 279274