What is the Difference Between First-and Third-Party Special Needs Trusts? A Wills and Trusts Attorney Explains If you have a loved one with special needs, you probably know that special needs trusts are used to financially support them without risking their ability to qualify for government benefits. But you may not be familiar with the […]

Davidson Law Group Explains What You Should Know About Texas Wills A will informs the probate court how you want your estate to be handled after you pass. To make a valid will in Texas, you must have legal capacity, testamentary capacity, and testamentary intent. Additionally, certain formalities must be followed. What exactly does that […]

Probate Attorney: What Are Three Probate Alternatives in Texas? Probate is the process through which a deceased person’s estate is distributed to heirs and beneficiaries. Real estate can often be a part of the decedent’s estate. Do you know how property is commonly handled during the probate process in Texas? Previously on the blog, we […]

An Estate Attorney Explains Why an Executor Can Be Removed Wills often name an executor to manage the deceased person’s estate after their passing. Nominating an executor is an important decision because it implies many responsibilities. Sometimes, the executor’s duties are not upheld and various consequences may occur. Previously on the Davidson Law Group blog, […]

Davidson Law Group Explains What You Need to Know About Social Security Survivor’s Benefits Survivor benefits are monthly Social Security payments to family members of a wage earner who has died. They typically go to the spouse, former spouse, or children of someone who was eligible for Social Security benefits. Many married couples are often […]

The Wills and Trusts Attorneys Explain Who Can Serve as Executor If you have been named in a will as the executor of an estate in Texas, the county probate judge must decide if you are qualified to serve. Because the executor is responsible for protecting the assets, filing tax returns, paying bills, and distributing […]