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Probate, Wills and Trusts

What happens if a Will is not Probated in Texas?

Posted by admin on February 5, 2019

A will is created to ensure that a person’s estate is properly distributed when they die. In Texas, when a person dies, their will is submitted to the county’s probate court. Probate is the legal process that ensures that the court recognizes how the deceased wants the estate legally distributed. The probate process in Texas […]

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Estate Planning, Probate, Wills and Trusts

Is Probate necessary if there is a Will?

Posted by admin on November 13, 2018

Probate is the legal process of supervising the disposition of the estate of a deceased person. In most probate proceedings, the will of the deceased is presented to a court, and in the absence of any challenges, is used as the basis for most of the decisions regarding division of property, care of minor children, […]

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Estate Planning, Probate

How long does it take to receive an Inheritance after Probate is Granted?

Posted by admin on August 31, 2018

Depending on how the testator expressed their wishes to allocate property, you may be required to go through the probate process before receiving your inheritance. Trust accounts and insurance policies do not pass through probate. However, if the inheritance was left to you in a will, the will must be filed in probate court. The […]


What a Probate Attorney can do for you

Posted by admin on June 11, 2018

A probate attorney handles any legal case that involves probate, which is the approval of a will. A good probate attorney answers all questions that you have about the process and guides you through step by step. Learn more about the basic tasks that a probate attorney at The Jackson Firm can do for you. […]


What is probate and why do I need one?

Posted by admin on October 16, 2017

Probate is a legal process designed to deal with the assets of a person after he or she dies. The process is important to guarantee that the assets are properly distributed to the person’s heirs or other designated individuals, and for ensuring that any financial obligations are satisfied. After a person dies, the legal process […]