April 2023
11Estate Mediation
In July of 2018, the father of the individual in question passed away, leaving behind an estate that needed to be probated. The individual hired an attorney to represent them in the estate mediation process, which has been ongoing for the past two years. However, after no resolution was reached, the individual’s attorney was appointed...
11dispute over the validity of a will
In Texas, the probate process is governed by the Texas Probate Code. When a person passes away, their assets and liabilities are gathered, and their debts are paid off before distributing the remaining assets to the beneficiaries. One of the most crucial documents in the probate process is the last will and testament of the...
11Guardianship Responsibilities
Texas Probate Law provides a legal framework for individuals to apply for guardianship responsibilities over another person who is unable to make their own decisions due to incapacity, such as dementia. However, becoming a guardian also comes with certain responsibilities and consequences if those responsibilities are not fulfilled. In this article, we will examine the...
Conservatorship is a legal process in which a court appoints an individual, known as a conservator, to manage the financial and personal affairs of a person who is unable to do so themselves, known as the ward. This process is designed to protect and manage the ward’s assets and property, as well as make decisions...