Can you file a motion to have a trust and estates lawsuit moved to a different venue? Can you ask the probate court to transfer venue from one county to another? If a venue is inconvenient for the parties and witnesses, what can you do? What should your West Palm Beach trust lawyer know about the doctrine of non conviens? What if you sue someone from out of state or from a different city? Probate attorneys know that, if you sue someone who lives out of the state or country, they may argue that the Florida court lacks personal jurisdiction over them, or that, another state is more convenient for litigation. Can you really have a trust and estates lawsuit dismissed based upon “convenience?” A July 26, 2017 Fourth DCA opinion thoroughly discusses the doctrine of forum non conveniens and a motion to transfer venue to a different county within Florida.