February 5, 2015

The Texas Probate Process

As a Houston probate lawyer, I often get asked the question, “what is probate?”  Unless you have lost a friend or relative who lives in Texas, […]
February 3, 2015

Houston Probate Law – Affidavit of Heirship

As a Houston probate lawyer, I often meet people who have lost loved ones.  Unfortunately, many people in Texas die each year without a valid last […]
January 30, 2015

Why young people in Houston need an estate plan

View image | gettyimages.com As a Houston estate planning attorney, some of the most common excuses people give me for not having an estate plan in […]
January 28, 2015

How digital assets impact your Houston estate plan

Every second almost 3,000,000 emails are sent and almost 12,000 Facebook status updates are posted, not to mention the throngs of online videos and photos that are […]
January 21, 2015

How a living trust can help keep your Houston estate private

As a Houston estate planning attorney, I often get questions from clients as to whether they should have a Will or a revocable living trust as […]
January 8, 2015

Reducing the stress in planning your Houston estate

A recent article in Forbes concerning estate planning discussed the elements of an estate plan that can  help leave you with the least possible amount of […]
January 6, 2015

Who will get the personal property in your Houston estate?

When most Houston residents think about estate planning, they think about things like cars, homes, and bank accounts.  While these are important assets to consider as […]
December 13, 2014

Houston Estate Planning – What does a Texas trustee do?

With many people in Texas utilizing revocable living trusts as the backbone of their estate plans, the question often arises as to what are the duties […]
December 3, 2014

Leaving Your Estate to your Houston Heirs

A common misconception among Houston families is that you have to be wealthy in order to provide something for your children when you die.  As discussed […]