Probate Lawyer Competent and Compassionate Representation During a Difficult Time.

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.

Houston Probate Lawyers

Probate Litigation Firm Serving Texas

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 learn more.

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 law firms.

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.

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Contact us online or call (713) 909-7323 to arrange a consultation with a dedicated probate lawyer.

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