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RobRoy Platt

RobRoy Platt’s Legal Cases

4 total

  • Will Contest

    Practice Area:
    Probate
    Date:
    Nov 27, 2009
    Outcome:
    Succeeded in obtaining disclaimer by Federal agency to any claims against decedent's estate.
    Description:
    Represented a Personal Representative in Probate against the claim of a federal agency on the estate of the decedent. Issue was the validity of a will purporting to devise entire estate to particular federal agency.
  • Veterans Benefits Appeal

    Practice Area:
    Administrative Law
    Date:
    Nov 02, 2009
    Outcome:
    Obtained favorable ruling on case with substantial back-benefits due made payable to client.
    Description:
    Represented widow of a WWII Veteran in an administrative appeal for VA Aid & Attendance Special Monthly Pension benefits. VA claimed that widow had never been married to veteran and therefore should be denied benefits. Case required that I get an order Nunc Pro Tunc for a divorce decree from over fifty years earlier in order to establish validity of marriage.
  • Estate Planning

    Practice Area:
    Estate Planning
    Outcome:
    I have administered the estates of a number of my clients successfully as a result of the thorough planning done by our office beforehand.
    Description:
    I have represented dozens of families of various backgrounds in comprehensive estate planning matters. From single individuals to young families, seniors, and blended families. Each case is different and must be approached with a careful fact analysis before any estate planning tools are recommended.
  • Probate Domestic Support Claim/Lein Enforcement

    Practice Area:
    Probate
    Date:
    Feb 27, 2013
    Outcome:
    Successfully Enforced Domestic Support Order
    Description:
    Successfully argued that unpaid domestic support obligation was a lien against estate assets of deceased obligor, thereby avoiding the one year statute of limitations applied to typical claims against an estate.