South Jersey Estate Litigation Lawyer

Tenacious Estate Litigation Attorney in Haddonfield, NJ Championing Clients' Rights in Estate Disputes in Burlington County, Camden County, Gloucester County, and Throughout South Jersey

Estate litigation can be a challenging and emotional dispute for everyone involved. At Ritigstein Law, we act as our clients’ trusted legal counsel who effectively fights on their behalf. Our Haddonfield lawyers represent beneficiaries, trustees and executors throughout southern New Jersey.

Effective Counsel For Estate Litigation

Attorney Michael D. Ritigstein has over 17 years of courtroom experience and a long history of estate litigation results. He represents clients in estate litigation cases, and can quickly understand the strengths and weaknesses of the opposition’s case. Mike has a Master of Law degree in taxation and a thorough understanding of estate planning and administration. He will work to obtain an efficient resolution for your case.

We represent clients facing many types of estate disputes, including but limited to:

  • Disputes related to unclear will and trust construction
  • Breaches of fiduciary duty
  • Trust litigation
  • Contested wills
  • Creditor claims against an estate
  • Taxation issues
  • Fraud, duress, coercion and undue influence
  • Proper will execution and testamentary intent
  • Asset and property ownership disputes

Estate Administrators And Litigation

Executors and trustees must make decisions that are in the best interests of the estate’s beneficiaries. If you believe that an estate administrator acted in their self-interest or mismanaged an estate or trust, we can investigate your claim and provide advice on how to move forward.

If you are an estate administrator, executor or trustee facing litigation, our attorneys can represent your best interests. We understand the complexities of your duties and obligations and how to best protect you.

Call Our Law Firm As Soon As Possible

Estate litigation can take time, and the process is difficult on families and individuals. Our attorneys can manage your case and guide you toward a positive resolution. Call us now at 856-619-7744 or fill out the contact form to schedule your free 30-minute consultation.


Michael Ritigstein is a Founding Partner of the firm concentrating his efforts in supporting the firm's litigation, corporate and estate matters. Mr. Ritigstein graduated from the University of Delaware in 1996 and Seton Hall University School of Law in 2000. In 2007 he received a Masters of Law in Taxation with a concentration in Estate Planning, from Temple University's Beasley School of Law.

Meet Your Attorney


Attorney Mike took our call & agreed to meet with us for a free consultation. During our meeting he was very thorough in explaining the legal process, approach, cost, and time needed for our case. His fee was very reasonable. I would definitely recommend him to others. You certainly will not regret it should you decide to use his services.
— R. Maraj