Watson Law Firm successfully obtains summary judgment for client in will contest dispute from Brazos County Court.
A probate attorney handles matters related to the estate of a deceased person. Their `job description includes tasks such as to providing initial consultation, prepare or handle the documentation, and also to officially file documents that are necessary to probate the will in a court of law. You would want to select the best probate attorney for your case, especially when there are a lot of scammers out there who would just want to make money out of misguided clients. To determine the best attorney for your case, you should first be aware of different duties of a probate attorney before and after the death of the client. This will […]
When a loved one has passed away with money or property left in your name or has named you as an executor to his or her will, you will often find yourself baffled and confused. The wise thing to do would be to hire a good wills and probate lawyer to help you through the legal and technicalities of the situation. A probate lawyer’s duty is usually divided into two categories: a transactional probate lawyer, who handles the administrative side of probates; and probate litigators who represents clients in lawsuits. Some lawyers perform both the roles whereas some prefer to specialize in one area and aims to provide with […]
Death is not something that a lot of people like to think about – but it is an eventuality that everyone has to go through. If you would like to protect your loved ones, it is a must to take legal preparations in case something unfortunate happens. Here, we will take a look at the top three facts that you need to know about what happens to a person’s debt after death:
Quick fact # 1: Several things may happen to a person’s debt after death.
Particularly for those who serve as one of the main providers or the sole provider for a family, estate planning and probate is something needs […]
How Do Probate Claims Work?
In the event of your death, is your estate already prepared? Nobody wants to plan ahead and make as if they are anticipating their own death. But if you have loved ones who you would like to protect in case something unfortunate happens, you should learn about probate claims and actually go about preparing your own last will and testament.
What is a Probate Claim?
First, let’s talk about probate claims. Simply put, a probate is the process of dealing with a deceased person’s property. Let’s say that Mr. X lives in College Station, Texas and he died from a heart attack. If he left behind a […]