March 29, 2015

Reasons people avoid doing estate planning in Houston

Recently, I heard an estate planning story that I wish more people had heard and understood.  It is the story of a young lady whose husband […]
March 26, 2015

How Dying intestate in Texas affects your Houston estate plan

As a Houston probate lawyer, people often say to me, “I don’t have a will.  What will happen to my stuff when I die?”  A most […]
March 23, 2015

Paul Walker’s estate is suing to get his cars back

The estate of Paul Walker, the actor who starred in the Fast and Furious movie franchise, is suing the estate of the man who was driving the […]
March 13, 2015

Recently Divorced? Time to update your Houston estate plan

Going through a divorce is a painful process that can drain you emotionally as well as financially.  One of the last things you want to think […]
March 9, 2015

Does your Houston estate plan need an update?

An effective estate plan can do a lot to protect your loved ones and your estate from costly divorces, lawsuits, and taxes (both estate tax and […]
March 6, 2015

Houston Estate Planning – How do you probate a will as a Muniment of Title?

As a Houston probate lawyer, I get a lot of questions concerning the probate process in Texas, and particularly in Houston.  The probate process in general […]
March 3, 2015

Houston estate planning lessons from Robin Williams

As you probably already know, beloved actor and comedian Robin Williams died last year. What you may not know is that a big mess has ensued […]
February 27, 2015

Is a Texas revocable living trust right for your Houston estate?

As a Houston estate planning and probate lawyer, I often get questions about different estate planning techniques.  Often, clients ask me about whether a Texas revocable […]
February 26, 2015

Houston Blended Families Need an Estate Plan

I recently heard a story from a colleague regarding a probate matter in Houston.  A man’s wife had recently died without a will in Texas (known as dying […]