San Patricio County

“Keith and his team were fantastic.”

- Thomas M.

San Patricio County Probate Attorney

Services Of A San Patricio County Probate Attorney

Probate is the process of officially proving a Will after a person has died and distributing the assets/paying the debts of his or her estate. A San Patricio County probate attorney can help families by overseeing the probate process. When a person dies, the assets and debts must be distributed according to the will of the deceased, or in the absence of a Will, according to the law. In Texas, probate courts undertake the proving of the Will, and the beneficiaries and any other parties related to the Will of the deceased go to the experts at San Patricio County probate attorneys to manage the complex and time consuming process of probate professionally.

Probate Services: Your Probate Attorney

A San Patricio County probate attorney will provide the clear and competent advice needed by family members who have lost a loved one in Texas. Probate attorneys oversee the creation and execution of Wills, or, in the case of no Will, a San Patricio County probate attorney skillfully navigates the legal proceedings before the probate courts to reach the legal outcome.

San Patricio County probate attorneys are there to guide their clients through the documentation and procedures while furnishing clients with the full benefits of their expertise and experience.

The specific services a San Patricio County probate attorney can provide include guidance in matters pertaining to state tax and federal tax matters, the costs relating to probate and the details of the probate procedure.

Probate attorneys can be granted the ability to act on behalf of beneficiaries to the Will and act in their best interests before the probate court. The effect of this service means that clients need not attend every probate court hearing. The probate attorney can undertake the steps needed to legally validate the death of the family member, file the documentation, list the decedent’s assets and work with any creditors. A San Patricio County probate attorney also provides advice on property law, inheritance and guardianship.

San Patricio County probate attorney specializes in safeguarding their clients against any parties attempting to benefit wrongfully from a decedent’s Will at the expense of the legal recipients, and moving quickly and expertly through the various avenues of the Texas probate laws.

If you need assistance, contact the experienced San Patricio County probate attorney Keith Morris Attorney at Law, today at (713) 636-5339 in Houston and (817) 442-2048 in Fort Worth.

Our firm provides services to clients throughout San Patricio County including the cities of Aransas Pass, Del Sol-Loma Linda, Doyle, Edgewater-Paisano, Edroy, Falman-County Acres, Gregory, Ingle, Ingleside on the Bay, Lake City, Lakeshore Gardens-Hidden Acres, Lakeside, Mathis, Morgan Farm Area, Odem, Portland, Rancho Cinco, Sinton, St. Paul, Taft Southwest, Taft, and Tradewinds.

Success that Speaks for Itself

Case Results
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 & Division of Assets Dispute Resolved

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

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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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