We know this is a difficult time. In all aspects related to probate issues
or guardianships, our firm's primary focus is on handling the legal issues
so we can eliminate the stresses on all parties.
Our firm provides effective, low-stress solutions to estate and guardianship matters.
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
Estate Litigation (Will Contests and Estate Disputes)
Our Houston law firm is experienced in will contests and disputes over
the administration of the estate. We have been advocating on behalf of
individual and family clients seeking to protect their financial interests
for decades. We are adept negotiators and dispute resolution attorneys
– skills and experience not commonly found among estate planning
Our firm has also successfully handled numerous suits pertaining to litigation
and defense of fiduciaries such as trustees and executors, arising out
of disputes over fiduciary duties.
Estate Administration and Admission of Wills for Probate
In probate law and estate administration – 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.
On behalf of heirs and beneficiaries, our attorneys handle a variety of
Will and Estate Administration matters:
Our attorneys regularly handle guardianship matters, included contested
guardianships and disputes over trusts set aside for the care of a loved
one under guardianship. We are also well versed in the alternatives to
guardianship, such as supported decision-making agreements, durable powers
of attorney, directives to physicians, and more.
Hendershot Cowart P.C. has the experience and compassion to assist you
in navigating the guardianship process, whether for an incapacitated adult
or a minor.