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Starr County Probate Attorney Information
There are some great advantages to using a Starr County probate attorney. This is a person that can help you with the difficult decisions that each person has to make at some point in their life. You do not want to leave your assets without any direction when you are gone. This can create unnecessary tension during an already difficult time. Having a plan can make a world of difference for your loved ones. Many people wait to hire a probate attorney until it is too late. If someone does not plan the distribution of their assets before death, a court can make these decisions upon death. When you hire a Starr County probate attorney before you or your loved one passes on, you can keep the court system out of this private matter. Upon the event that a death occurs in your family without planning, a probate attorney can help you with this also.
How A Probate Attorney Can Help You
A Starr County probate attorney will have knowledge that can help you to make the right choices about your estate. They can offer advice and make sure that all of your decisions are cemented and upheld by a court of law. Your attorney will know the law in Starr County to help ensure that you are abiding by it when it comes to estate planning. The laws can vary depending on state as to what can be placed in a will or trust.
If you have a more complex family, a Starr County probate attorney can be a great resource. Some situations that can be more complex include:
- Second or more marriage
- Owning your own business
- Multiple real estate properties
- Minor children
- Recent divorce
In the event that a loved one dies, a Starr County probate attorney can also be of great assistance during the Texas probate process by filing court documents to validate the Will, inform creditors of the death, attend court appearances and catalogue and assess the value of the decedent’s estate.
Our firm provides services to clients throughout Starr County including the cities of Escobares, La Grulla, Rio Grande City, and Roma.
Evidentiary Hearing Hearing Won
Won lengthy evidentiary hearing to prove client was not in contempt of court to avoid sanction or jail time.
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.
Multi-Million Dollar International Estate Settlement Reached
Successfully negotiated settlement between surviving spouse and foreign advisers in multi-million dollar international estate.
Estate Administration Case Dispute Resolved
Successfully resolved case between two siblings fighting over cash and personal property of their father.
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.
Guardianship Case Case Won
Won trial to exclude wife to serve as guardian of gentleman she married that was at least twice her age.
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.