Galveston County

“Keith and his team were fantastic.”

- Thomas M.

Galveston County Probate Attorney

Has someone within your family passed away in Galveston County and you’ll need guidance to make certain that the estate is governed properly? Are you currently concerned that another person may be taking advantage of your loved one’s death?

The very first step to probating an estate is figuring out if the estate should be probated at all in Galveston County. Probate administration is the procedure by which a court oversees the payment of a deceased person’s debts and the distribution of their assets. The administration of estates may be complex, include fiduciary duties, and give the potential for mismanagement and/or abuse. It is good to be represented by a Texas probate lawyer who understands the probate procedures and rules. To be able to effectively and correctly guide you through a probate proceeding, the probate attorney must have a good understanding of Texas probate and federal tax laws.

If you are in need of help with a probate problem, contact a Galveston County probate attorney at (713) 636-5339 in Houston and (817) 442-2048 in Fort Worth. Keith Morris, Attorney at Law, is experienced in probate and will make sure that your loved one’s estate is administered correctly.

Our firm provides services to clients throughout Galveston County including the cities of Bayou Vista, Clear Lake Shores, Dickinson, Friendswood, Galveston, Hitchcock, Jamaica Beach, Kemah, La Marque, League City, Santa Fe, and Texas City.

Success that Speaks for Itself

Case Results
  • Multi-Million Dollar International Estate Settlement Reached

    Successfully negotiated settlement between surviving spouse and foreign advisers in multi-million dollar international estate.

  • Probate Case Successful Verdict

    Obtained verdict for daughter that reunited with her father after being estranged and offered will for probate but was contested by her sister.

  • Evidentiary Hearing Hearing Won

    Won lengthy evidentiary hearing to prove client was not in contempt of court to avoid sanction or jail time.

  • Guardianship Case Case Won

    Won trial to exclude wife to serve as guardian of gentleman she married that was at least twice her age.

  • Multi-Million Dollar Estate Case Six-Figure Settlement Reached

    Obtained six-figure settlement after jury was seated for adopted child in multi-million dollar estate case after adoption was disputed.

  • Estate Administration Case Dispute Resolved

    Successfully resolved case between two siblings fighting over cash and personal property of their father.

  • Estate Administration & Division of Assets Dispute Resolved

    Resolved highly contentious ongoing dispute over father’s estate and division of assets between son and daughter.

  • Multi-Million Dollar Trust Dispute Won Summary Judgment

    Won summary judgment for prominent South Texas family in multi-million-dollar trust dispute over real property.


Why Choose Keith Morris, Attorney at Law?

  • Personalized Attention

    If you call Keith Morris, he will personally pick up the phone and handle your case with the attention it deserves.

  • Free Consultations

    Your first free case evaluation with us can be done through video conference, phone call, or an in-person meeting.

  • Aggressive Litigator

    Keith Morris is proud to be the litigator that takes on the most complicated and difficult cases to court and getting his clients optimal results.

  • Extensive Experience

    With over 20 years of legal experience, Keith Morris has devoted his efforts to sharpening his skills in probate, trust, and estate planning and litigation.

Partner Up with an Attorney that Fights for You

Contact the firm today to discuss your case during a free consultation and explore your options.