Karnes County

“Keith and his team were fantastic.”

- Thomas M.

Karnes County Probate Attorney

Information And Services For Karnes County Probate Attorneys

After a person passes away, many families are left wondering what to do about the estate, a person’s belongings and their debts that have been left behind. A Karnes County probate attorney can help with these steps and considerably more.

Probate attorneys deal with everything having to do with the legal side of a person’s death. While some cases are extremely simple, others are extremely complex. In the case of one family member contesting the Will or no Will being recorded, a Karnes County probate attorney can become absolutely necessary in the process of dealing with the legal aftermath of a death.

A probate lawyer can be utilized in a variety of capacities. For the most part, however, probate attorneys deal directly with Wills and the settling of estates after a person passes away. Additionally, a Karnes County probate attorney can be hired prior to a person’s death to draw up a Last Will and Testament.

Other Services Of A Probate Lawyer

A Karnes County probate attorney can be employed for several different reasons, all dealing with the different aspects of settling estates. Probate attorney services include, but are not limited to:

  • The drawing up of legal Wills.
  • Serving as the executor of a Will.
  • Filing legal paperwork.
  • Dealing with debts incurred by the decedent.
  • Attending all court appearances.
  • Taking inventory of and appraising assets for the estate.

These services are only the tip of the iceberg. Karnes County probate attorneys can help with estate planning, conservatorships and guardianships, setting up trusts, answering questions about estate taxes, and legally transferring property.

Contact Karnes County probate attorney Keith Morris Attorney at Law, at (713) 636-5339 in Houston and (817) 442-2048 in Fort Worth for a consultation today and get the benefit of their many years of experience in successfully defending clients’ rights in the Texas probate process.

Our firm provides services to clients throughout Karnes County including the cities of Karnes City, Cestohowa, Ecleto, Falls City, Gillett, Hobson, Kenedy, Panna Maria, and Runge.

Success that Speaks for Itself

Case Results
  • 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 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.

  • 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.

  • Estate Administration & Division of Assets Dispute Resolved

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

  • 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 Trust Dispute Won Summary Judgment

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

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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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