Big Win for Redlin Trust

Our firm won in the South Dakota Supreme Court on behalf of one of the Redlin Family Trusts. South Dakota’s highest court unanimously adopted our position that the Trustee had acted properly and in accordance with directions in the trust document. The decision can be...

Mack Trust and Estate verdict win

Recently, Schoenbeck & Erickson, PC, defended the Will and Trust of Phillip and Alice Mack when challenged by their son, Robert Mack.  Mr. Mack claimed to have had a “partnership” with his father and that “partnership” entitled him to half of the present value of...

Will Dispute

On April 15, 2019, Lee Schoenbeck and Joe Erickson completed a three-day jury trial in Sioux Falls over a Will. The jury found for our clients on all the issues. The Will was challenged as to whether it was correctly signed by the testator and the witnesses, and also,...