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Fort Worth 817-442-2048

Goliad County

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    - Kathie
    "He was responsive and found the right resources for us."

    He helped my family navigate a unique probate and trust process right at the end of the year.

    - Previous Client
    "He is aggressive in court room while remaining respectful and compassionate to other lawyers and his clients."

    Keith is one of the finest and technically proficient lawyers I have ever met.

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    Keith is very professional and was able to settle my family dispute.

    - Susan
    "Keith handled our case with both dignity and professionalism that is always needed in a disputed guardianship case."

    Keith would be the one attorney I hope I never set on the opposite side of the table against.

    - Bruce
    "Compassionate, no-nonsense, and fair."

    Mr. Morris represented me in a complicated and nasty probate matter. I am a paralegal and must say that Mr. Morris is in the top .5 of the 1% of excellent lawyers.

    - Jennifer L.
    "Made everything very easy."

    Keith was easy to reach and had a lot of knowledge about estate planning. He helped me and my family with our wills and helped set up trusts for my kids.

    - Oda

Goliad County Probate Attorney

What is a Goliad County Probate Attorney and When Would You Need One?

When you are faced with the death of a loved one, their belongings and outstanding debts are entered into an estate, which is controlled by a probate court. A Goliad County probate attorney can help manage the filing of the Will if there is one. In the event that the deceased did not have a Last Will and Testament, then distribution of the assets is up to the court, a probate attorney can advocate on your behalf. In cases where there is a Will, the probate court is still responsible for determining the validity of it and ensuring that the wishes of the deceased are executed accordingly. Probate court can be very complicated and time consuming. Having an experienced Goliad County probate attorney can ease the stress of this process at this very difficult time.

What Services Does a Probate Attorney Offer?

A Goliad County probate attorney provides guidance to the surviving family members at a time when they need it most. With or without a Will, these legal professionals work with the grieving family to ensure that all legal requirements are met and that the proper paperwork is filed, making the process as simple and efficient as can possibly be.

In addition to representing the family at required court appearances, a Goliad County probate attorney will also provide the following services:

  • Provide advice concerning state and federal tax penalties and probate court fees
  • Create records and appraise the value of estate assets
  • Deal with creditors of the estate
  • Submit Proof of death to the court
  • Handle transfer of real property

These tasks can be complicated and must be done at a time when the family is likely preoccupied with grieving the loss of a loved one. The knowledge and expertise of a Goliad County probate attorney can ensure that your case is handled swiftly and accurately. This ensures the best possible outcome for the family and honors the wishes of the deceased.

If you have a question related to inheritance law, guardianships, property rights or Texas probate, contact Keith Morris Attorney at Law at (713) 636-5339 in Houston and (817) 442-2048 in Fort Worth and get the aid of an experienced Goliad County probate attorney today.

Our firm provides services to clients throughout Goliad County in the city of Goliad.

Success that Speaks for Itself

Case Results
  • Dispute Resolved Estate Administration & Division of Assets

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

  • Dispute Resolved Estate Administration Case

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

  • Hearing Won Evidentiary Hearing

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

  • Case Won Guardianship Case

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

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

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

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.
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