Estate Planning and Probate

Simple efficient estate planning tools: Wills are what you can use to pass assets after death in probate if you haven’t made other designations on accounts for beneficiaries such as a beneficiary on bank account or life insurance. Financial and Medical Power of...

Why do we need to do probate in Texas?

1. A will has no force effect until it is offered to courts for probate. You can’t just show up to bank with a will as if you had a power of attorney and collect assets or have the bank turnover probate assets. 2. A power of attorney is void at death. 3. A will...

Probating Estates in Houston, Texas

Individual dies leaving a Will v.s When Someone dies intestate without a Will The Texas Probate Process requires: * All of that deceased’s property will be collected* Debts and creditors paid –* The assets distributed according to either the provisions of the Will,...