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Probate Law: Williamson County Probate Attorneys
Probate law is the official proving of the Will of somebody who is deceased. A Williamson County probate attorney navigates the extensive body of law and specific procedures that are attached to the validation of a person’s Will, or, in the absence of a Will, to the legal administration of that person’s estate intestate. In Texas probate, a person’s Will must be taken before a probate court where it must be legally validated and administered. A local resident may need a Williamson County probate attorney in event of the passing of a family member or to create a legally valid Will. A Williamson County probate attorney will undertake the burden of the lengthy and time consuming court process to allow clarity and respite to family members.
Services of a Probate Attorney
A Williamson County probate attorney provides advice on state and federal tax matters, guardianship law, inheritance and the transfer of significant or minimal property. A probate attorney has the specific knowledge to guide their client through any requisite paperwork for the court procedures.
Probate attorneys table the assets and liabilities of the decedent and can undertake full responsibility to liaise with outstanding creditors. They can also be given signed permission from their clients to represent them in certain hearings before the probate court and may file official documentation and validate the death of the deceased in the absence of the client.
Client’s can bring the full spectrum of legal probate matters to their probate attorney, including matters of land sale, child or incapacitated guardianship and conservatorships. A Williamson County probate attorney will have the full range of experience to administer the Will at the probate stage and can advise clients at every stage, so they can feel satisfied the interests of their loved one and the beneficiaries are being fairly represented.
The role of a Williamson County probate attorney is to make the process of probate easy, accessible and fast for the client, and to ensure their client is receiving full advantage bestowed upon them as indicated in the Will of the deceased.
Our firm provides services to clients throughout Williamson County including the cities of Austin, Bartlett, Cedar Park, Coupland, Florence, Georgetown, Granger, Hutto, Jarrell, Jonah, Leander, Liberty Hill, Macedonia, Norman’s Crossing, Round Rock, Schwertner, Taylor, Thorndale, Thrall, Walburg, Waterloo, and Weir.
Multi-Million Dollar International Estate Settlement Reached
Successfully negotiated settlement between surviving spouse and foreign advisers in multi-million dollar international estate.
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.
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.
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.
Estate Administration Case Dispute Resolved
Successfully resolved case between two siblings fighting over cash and personal property of their father.
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.
If you call Keith Morris, he will personally pick up the phone and handle your case with the attention it deserves.
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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.