Understanding Probate in Texas

When someone in Texas dies owning property, the probate process works to transfer ownership of the property to the person’s surviving heirs and pay claims against the estate. After claims have been paid, if the deceased person left a valid will, the property will go to the heirs named in the will. … [Read more...]

Bryan-College Station Probate Lawyer Explains Dependent Administration

Estate Administration in Texas: Dependent Administration Of the things Texas does differently with regard to estate administration is that it allows the administration of an estate to be either “independent” or “dependent.”  Both types of estate administration have benefits and drawbacks.  The type … [Read more...]