Demand Exhibition Deadline Applies To Estate Creditor With Contingent Claim (Link to NH Trust Docket Order)

In Christo v. Silk, the NH Trust Docket confirmed that a potential creditor who might in the future have a claim against a probate estate must, like a creditor holding a fully actionable claim, exhibit a demand on the administrator within the first six months of administration under RSA 556:2-3.   Linda Christo was a principal beneficiary of the estate plan […]

NH Trust Law Recommended Resources

Thanks to the leadership of the New Hampshire Trust Council, the dedication and foresight of political leaders of both parties, and the support of our trust bar, NH has serially modernized its trust and estate law to become among the most attractive and accommodative jurisdictions in the country for the siting of trusts.  Reflecting the […]

NH Probate Court Presentation: “2018 Cases & Topics of Note” (Link To Orders)

On December 5, 2018, NH Probate Court Judge David King, Retired Judge and Judicial Referee Gary Cassavechia, and Court Counsel Beth Kissinger gave a highly informative and interesting presentation to the T&E bar on significant probate court decisions of the past year and some pending appeals.  The comments were strictly factual and, because Probate Court […]

Stedman August 15, 2018 NH Supreme Court Order

Stedman August 15, 2018 Supreme Court Order This order is offered as a sample for educational purposes only.  References to law and rules may not be current or accurate.  Counsel must evaluate whether the order has utility in a given case.  I am always happy to try to answer general questions of fellow counsel about [...]

Stedman February 16, 2017 NH Trust Docket Order

Stedman February 16, 2017 Trust Docket Order This order is offered for educational purposes only.  References to law and rules may not be current or accurate.  Counsel must evaluate whether the order has utility in a given case.  I am always happy to try to answer general questions of fellow counsel about law and practice [...]

Stedman April 24, 2017 NH Trust Docket Order

Stedman April 24, 2017 Trust Docket Order This order is offered for educational purposes only.  References to law and rules may not be current or accurate.  Counsel must evaluate whether the order has utility in a given case.  I am always happy to try to answer general questions of fellow counsel about law and practice [...]

Stedman June 28, 2017 NH Trust Docket Order

Stedman June 28, 2017 Trust Docket Order This order is offered for educational purposes only.  References to law and rules may not be current or accurate.  Counsel must evaluate whether the order has utility in a given case.  I am always happy to try to answer general questions of fellow counsel about law and practice [...]

Stedman July 7, 2017 NH Trust Docket Order

Stedman July 7, 2017 Trust Docket Order This order is offered for educational purposes only.  References to law and rules may not be current or accurate.  Counsel must evaluate whether the order has utility in a given case.  I am always happy to try to answer general questions of fellow counsel about law and practice [...]