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How to get documents to your lawyer without going crazy!

It’s not that big of a deal! It’s actually easy! First and easiest . . . bring it over! Drop the documents off at the front desk receptionist.  Ok, not being smart here, but if you are out and about. This works! Get it into digital form!   FIRST METHOD...

Texas Ancillary Probate

214.843.1751 Texas Ancillary Probate When there is a probate in another state, other than Texas that is, and there are assets in Texas that need to be probated, you will need a probate attorney that does “ancillary probate.” We have the experience in...

Contingent Probate

214.843.1751 Contingent Probate Probate is a process for dealing with the estate (the debts and assets) left when someone dies.  A contingent probate means the lawyer is willing to receive a portion of the estate in payment for completing the process. How much does a...

How to Probate in Texas

214.843.1751 Texas is known among the legal community as a state with a very efficient process for helping people close out the estate of someone who has died.  This is not true in many other states – if you die – the fun has just begun.  (no offense California!) Just...

9-1-2015 The Day Probate Died in Texas and No One Noticed

September 1st 2015.  Probate died.  Well. It’s breathing heavy.   And no one seemed to notice!   Let me explain . . .   When you die, someone has to deal with your “stuff.”   That usually means someone hires a lawyer and goes down to the courthouse to open a Probate...