Contest a Will in Texas

Contest a Will in Texas:  Top Things to Know Shutt Law Firm handles Will contests in Texas.  A “will contest” is when a person legally challenges or disputes a deceased person’s Last Will and Testament.  Texas will contests are usually lawsuits...

What is Probate?

What is Probate? Even after practicing probate law for years, some friends ask us, “What is Probate?” The word “probate” is from the Latin word “Probare” which means “to test” or “to prove.”  In America, the...

Probate Copy of Will in Texas

How to Probate a Will Copy in Texas   What happens if you can’t find the original Will because the will is lost and only a copy of the Will exists?   Texas law presumes that a deceased person’s Last Will and Testament is void if the Will can’t be...