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    "Keith and his team were fantastic."

    Keith and his team were fantastic. We had heard horror stories of the probate process but our experience was fast and ...

    - Thomas M.
    "Thank you, Keith, I truly appreciate you."

    He researched my problem, consulted another expert just for a second opinion, and responded to me with the answers I needed. He is a SUPER PERSON.

    - 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.

    - Jennifer
    "Whenever I had a question or concern, all I had to do was call or email Keith."

    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

Refugio County Probate Attorney

Why You Should Call a Refugio County Probate Attorney for Help

A Refugio County probate attorney can help families and friends deal with the the administration of an estate of a loved one who has died. An estate is classified as the assets and debts that are left behind. Understanding the probate process can be very hard to do. When a person dies, their loved ones need to make sure that the assets are divided up among all beneficiaries named in the decedent’s Will and that the creditors get paid. In some cases, this process will be complicated by a contested Will, or when the decedent had no Will. A Refugio County probate attorney can be of great assistance no matter what the circumstances.

What Does a Refugio County Probate Attorney Do for Their Clients?

A Refugio County probate attorney provides their clients with the following services: tell the creditors owed that the borrower has died and that the estate has been opened; file necessary court documents; mail copies of documents to the beneficiaries; attend all required court hearings and appearances; take an inventory of all the estate’s assets; and produce the death certificate to the court to begin the probate process.

Retaining the services of a probate attorney allows loved ones to let a legal professional guide them during an emotional time. A Refugio County probate attorney will help oversee the process so that everything is done according to state law and within the necessary time frames.

Additionally, a Refugio County probate attorney can be a tremendous asset when you are looking to draw up a Will, guardianship documents or general estate planning. This type of attorney can answer questions about inheritance law, help with legal transfers of property, and assist in estate tax issues.

If you need assistance, call Keith Morris & Stacy Kelly, Attorneys at Law, at (713) 636-5339 in Houston and (817) 442-2048 in Fort Worth to talk to an experienced Refugio County probate attorney.

Our firm provides services to clients throughout Refugio County including the cities of Austwell, Bayside, Refugio, Tivoli, and Woodsboro.

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 Attorneys Keith Morris & Stacy Kelly?

  • Extensive Experience

    With over 40+ years of combined legal experience, Keith Morris & Stacy Kelly devoted their efforts to sharpening their skills in probate, trust, and estate planning and litigation.

  • Aggressive Litigators

    Keith Morris & Stacy Kelly are proud to be the litigators that takes on the most complicated and difficult cases to court and getting their clients optimal results.

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

    If you call our firm, we will personally pick up the phone and handle your case with the attention it deserves.

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