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Do you need help resolution family and inheritance disputes?

Family and inheritance disputes are the most common categories of civil cases, but far from the easiest to resolve. In conflicts between spouses, parents, children and relatives, problems arise that require legally correct and balanced solutions. Divide property, formalize rights, protect business assets – all these and many other legal issues will be resolved by the attorney for family and inheritance disputes.

Attorney Ruslan Petrochenko has been defending the interests of clients since 2012, helping to resolve issues of family and inheritance law. The attorney has more than 400 successful cases in practice and has represented companies from Europe, New Zealand, Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and Belarus.

What kind of family and inheritance disputes does a attorney help with?

  • Structuring the business to ensure the safety of assets and maintain the manageability of the firm in case of family or inheritance disputes.
  • Division of property and loans: identification and fair division of all objects of property of the spouses, their market valuation, recognition of rights to assets and debts; business section; protection of assets and business from the actions of a former spouse.
  • Divorce between citizens of different countries. Divorce in court without your presence.
  • Disputes about children: establishing or challenging paternity; collection of alimony; determining the place of residence of children and the procedure for communicating with children of a separately living parent.
  • Receiving an inheritance. Entering the heir into the business. Protecting the interests of heirs in relation to business assets (shares, enterprises, real estate, etc.).
  • Protection of assets in the event of the death of a business partner: withdrawal of the heir from the business; protection of the interests of the owner from the actions of heirs.
  • Division of the inheritance in a judicial proceeding.
  • Disputing a will (testament).

What will an attorney do to resolve family and inheritance disputes?

Conducting a consultation

The attorney will hold a consultation for you, during which he will study your issue, analyze the situation and the documents you have, and assess the prospects for your dispute.

Development of a dispute resolution strategy

The attorney will develop a strategy for protecting your interests in family and inheritance disputes, including the methods and mechanisms of legal protection necessary to resolve the situation.

Preparation of documents

The attorney will prepare and execute all the documents necessary to resolve your issue.

Representation of interests in court

The attorney will prepare a statement of claim in court, file it in court and represent your interests in the process of considering a legal dispute

Court cases from practice

Recovery of alimony penalty from an individual entrepreneur


A woman turned to the attorney, whose ex-husband was an individual entrepreneur, paid alimony very rarely and with a large delay. Only the mother took care of the three children. The task of the attorney is to achieve the real execution of the court decision on the recovery of alimony.

Work process

Taking into account the specific circumstances of the client’s situation, she was offered to apply to the court with a claim to recover from her ex-husband and father of the children a penalty for alimony arrears. Another of the recommendations is to achieve the seizure of property in connection with the arrears in the payment of alimony. The attorney drew up a reasoned statement of claim, calculated the debt on alimony, and instructed the woman how to behave in court.


The court exacted a penalty for alimony in the amount of 1,764 rubles. After that, the father repaid the alimony debt in the amount of 2,600 rubles.

The court's decision

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Frequently asked questions about family and inheritance disputes

A will can be challenged in cases where it was drawn up with violations and there are grounds on which it can be declared invalid. To say more precisely, you need to see your documents, for this, send them to an attorney for more detailed advice.

The procedure for dividing property after a divorce has its own nuances, and in order to protect your rights, you need to know them. To do this, sign up for a legal consultation with an attorney.

The cost of services depends on the complexity of the task and the time spent on legal support of the dispute. To discuss more specifically, you need to study the details of your situation. To do this, send the attorney detailed information and answer clarifying questions.

Why is attorney Ruslan Petrochenko trusted?

Experience 10 years
The lawyer has been practicing law since 2012.
Over 400 successful cases
The lawyer has defended the interests of clients from Lithuania, Poland, North Macedonia, New Zealand, Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and Belarus
Specialization and qualification
The attorney specializes in business protection, has a master’s degree in law and additional economic education, has knowledge in the field of taxation, accounting and business analysis.
Always in touch
The lawyer is always in touch and ready to promptly help you with any questions that arise.