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  1. Houston Probate Attorney Everett R. Buck

    Everett Buck Pro

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 22 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    713-868-9447
  2. Houston Probate Attorney Robert Keith Morris III

    Robert Morris Pro

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 13 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    713-489-1301
  3. Houston Probate Attorney Sally S. Andrews

    Sally Andrews Pro

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 30 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    713-787-6648
  4. Houston Probate Attorney John Gus Zgourides

    John Zgourides

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 24 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  5. Houston Probate Attorney Rania S. Combs

    Rania Combs

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.6

  6. Houston Probate Attorney Lawrence Frederick Dietlein Jr.

    Lawrence Dietlein

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 16 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  7. Houston Probate Attorney Stephen A. Mendel

    Stephen Mendel Pro

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 27 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    281-759-3213
  8. Houston Probate Attorney David Mira Stiles III

    David Stiles Pro

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 21 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    713-987-7110
  9. Houston Probate Attorney Peter Joseph Bennett

    Peter Bennett

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 7 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

  10. Houston Probate Attorney Lynne Heard Williams

    Lynne Williams

    Houston, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 31 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.6

Probate

Probate is the legal process used to carry out a person's will after their death; a probate attorney advises you on how to perform the steps in the process. In general, once you have identified and collected the dead person's belongings, including their money, property, and other assets, you pay the person's debts and taxes. Once all debts have been paid, you distribute their money and property according to the language of the will. If there is no will, the laws of the state where the dead person lived control how the property is distributed. A probate attorney helps you plan what happens to your property when you die, as they can probate wills and act as your probate court estate representative. A probate attorney also represents family members and beneficiaries wishing to challenge wills.