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Buffie Elizabeth Drennan Campbell

Lewisville Oil / Gas Attorney.

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  1. Procedure for obtaining a legal guardianship in TX, rights to GAL under TX

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Buffie Elizabeth Drennan Campbell
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    You should hire an attorney even if the case is not being contested. Since your sister is their legal mother, she would have to either consent to the guardianship or rescind her rights to the daughter. Also, depending on their ages, it may be more appropriate to do a legal adoption rather than a guardianship. That is something you would want to take up with your attorney. Generally speaking, in a guardianship in Texas, the court must appoint an Attorney Ad Litem to represent the...

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  2. How do I find out my rights when it comes to my Father's will??

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Buffie Elizabeth Drennan Campbell
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    Try to get a copy of the will. If your uncle has been appointed by the court as Executor of your father's estate, then his will should be available for review with the original Application for Probate filed with the court. If you are not named in the will, you should pay special attention to the residuary clause. Once the estate has been cleared of all debts, the residuary clause provides for any property not specifically listed in the will and who will take such property. If you feel...

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