Houston Estate Planning & Probate Lawyers
Estate Litigation Firm Serving Texas
When a family member passes away, surviving relatives face the daunting task of concluding their financial and legal affairs. After a funeral and a time of mourning, survivors are advised to seek the guidance and assistance of an experienced probate lawyer to ensure a timely and orderly dispersal of their deceased loved one's assets.
The probate attorneys of Hendershot Cowart, P.C. are committed to helping clients obtain their desired results in probate matters with competent and compassionate representation. We know this is a difficult time. In all aspects related to probate issues, our firm's primary focus is on handling the legal issues so we can eliminate the stresses on all parties. Our firm provides effective, stress-free solutions.
When a Business Is Included in an Estate
When a deceased person's estate includes business interests, Hendershot Cowart, P.C. is an ideal source of information, support, and help. As a full-service firm with a renowned business law section, we have the insight and experience to handle any type of estate planning issue involving businesses and high-value assets.
We facilitate business valuations and enactment of business succession plans for family limited partnerships and other businesses. Whether your goal is to continue the family business, liquidate assets, or divide business interests fairly, we can help. We encourage you to contact us today to learn more.
Wills & Trusts
On behalf of heirs and beneficiaries, our attorneys handle a variety of wills and trust matters:
- Admission of wills for probate
- Wills and estate planning
- Life insurance trusts
- Living trusts
- Special needs trusts
We help clients with independent and dependent estate administrations, including determination of:
Estate Litigation (Will Contests & Trust Disputes)
Our Houston law firm is experienced in will contests, as well as litigation and defense of fiduciaries such as trustees and executors. Our firm has successfully handled numerous suits pertaining to trust and estate disputes arising out of their fiduciary duties.
In probate law and estate planning - as in all legal practice areas-Hendershot Cowart, P.C. puts clients' needs, goals, and interests at the forefront. We advise and assist clients with the goal of bringing about the closure of the estate in a timely, efficient and cost-effective manner.
Contact Hendershot Cowart, P.C. to schedule a consultation or call (713) 909-7323 today.