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Do I Need A Kenedy County Probate Attorney?
A Kenedy County probate attorney can help you prepare for what happens when you are gone. When someone passes on, their assets are placed in an estate and a Kenedy County probate attorney can be a great help. A probate court is designated to oversee these assets and find proper distribution of all assets related to the deceased person. If there is a Will that was created before death, the court will examine the validity of the Will. A Kenedy County probate attorney can help to oversee all of these actions when the court process is occurring, including filing paperwork and attending court appearances. The entire process can be very confusing and even overwhelming for grieving family, and having legal counsel can help make the process much easier to cope with.
Services Provided By A Probate Attorney
You can benefit from using an attorney with or without a Will present. Your attorney will give you advice when you may not completely understand what to do next. There are often fees on a state and federal level that need to be addressed and court hearings to attend. There is often a great deal of paperwork involved that must be filled out and filed with the court in a certain timeframe, and the decedent’s assets must be inventoried and appraised. A probate attorney can ensure that these steps are handled within the law.
Probate attorneys can also handle other items, including estate planning, guardianship and even the transfer of property. Estate planning can ensure that the process of probate will be a smooth one for your loved ones..
Many of the tasks related to probate can be complicated and hard to understand. A Kenedy County probate attorney has the necessary knowledge to make this process much easier for a family. You can make sure that your family member’s wishes are honored and your attorney will be your voice during this entire process.
Our firm provides services to clients throughout Kenedy County including the communities of Sarita and Armstrong.
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.
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 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.
Guardianship Case Case Won
Won trial to exclude wife to serve as guardian of gentleman she married that was at least twice her age.
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.
Estate Administration Case Dispute Resolved
Successfully resolved case between two siblings fighting over cash and personal property of their father.
If you call Keith Morris, he will personally pick up the phone and handle your case with the attention it deserves.
Your first free case evaluation with us can be done through video conference, phone call, or an in-person meeting.
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.
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.