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When a loved one passes away, deciding what to do with their assets may be the last thing on one’s mind. If assets are administered through a probate court, there may be a delay in the distribution of those assets to beneficiaries. Contested probate cases can drag on for years after the death of the original property owner.

Probate lawyers can help you navigate the complex legal matters that can follow the passing of a loved one. At The Law Office of Sam M. (Trey) Yates, III, P.C., our Houston probate lawyers provide inventive solutions to the challenging probate cases that come our way. We can carefully delineate the lines of ownership/distribution and determine the original owner’s intent to resolve potential probate disputes effectively.

We understand that this is often an emotionally and financially trying time for our clients. Our probate lawyers are here to assist you with some of these burdens. The Law Office of Sam M. (Trey) Yates, III, P.C. team is caring, compassionate, and capable, and will be by your side throughout the entire probate process.

To speak with a qualified and knowledgeable probate lawyer in Houston, Texas, contact The Law Office of Sam M. (Trey) Yates, III, P.C. by phone at 713.742.6606. You can also schedule a consultation by providing us with your information on our contact form.

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Trusted Estate Planning Attorney in Houston, TX

While we assist with probate litigation matters at The Law Office of Sam M. (Trey) Yates, III, P.C., we also help our clients avoid complex or contentious probate disputes altogether. We believe the best way to do this is to have a solid estate plan in place.

Estate planning is the process of arranging the transfer of property in the event of one’s death. An estate plan tailored to your individual needs can enable a smooth transition of assets when the time comes.

Our Houston estate planning attorneys at The Law Office of Sam M. (Trey) Yates, III, P.C. would be happy to speak with you about setting up a will or living trust to advance your family’s well-being. Give us a call at 713.742.6606 or schedule a consultation online.

Our team can also assist you with matters related to:

  • Probate of Wills
  • Litigation of Will Contests
  • Declarations of Heirship
  • Construction of Wills
  • Living Wills/Directive to Physicians
  • Guardianships
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Trusts
  • Elder Care Issues
  • Special Needs Trust

A law firm committed to assisting all families
during their time of legal transition