Jackson County

“Keith and his team were fantastic.”

- Thomas M.

Jackson County Probate Attorney

What should you do when a family member has died in Jackson County and would you like advice to feel confident that administration of the estate is dealt with properly? Are you currently concerned that somebody is taking advantage of the fact that your loved one has passed on?

Probating an estate should start with assessing if the estate should actually be probated at all in Jackson County. Probate administration involves the court, who will oversee the debt repayments and allocation of assets. The administration of estates may be complicated and can present the potential for mismanagement and/or abuse of funds. It is best to be represented by a Jackson County Probate Attorney who is familiar with probate rules and procedures. To be able to expertly guide you through probate proceedings, the Texas probate attorney should possess a good understanding of Texas probate and federal tax laws.

We work closely with clients to ensure that the processes of probate are as simple as possible and we are able to direct the representative of the estate through the process of estate administrations and probate.

When you want help with a probate issue, call Jackson County probate attorney, Keith Morris Attorney at Law, at (713) 636-5339 in Houston and (817) 442-2048 in Fort Worth. Our attorneys are qualified in probate and will strive to ensure that your family member’s estate is fairly carried out.

Our firm provides services to clients throughout Jackson County including the cities of Edna, Ganado, La Ward, Cordele, El Toro, Francitas, La Salle, Lolita, Manson, Morales, and Vanderbilt.

Success that Speaks for Itself

Case Results
  • 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.

  • Estate Administration & Division of Assets Dispute Resolved

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Multi-Million Dollar International Estate Settlement Reached

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

  • 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.

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