Travis County Probate Attorneys — 493 found

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  1. Travis County Probate Attorney Jeramie J. Fortenberry

    Jeramie Fortenberry

    Jeramie Fortenberry, LL.M., is a tax attorney practicing in the areas of business, nonprofit, and trusts and estate law. He has a wide range of experience in advising companies and... more
    Licensed for 10 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.9

  2. Travis County Probate Attorney Jason Roy Flaherty

    Jason Flaherty

    Client Review: Jason handled my family's estate planning and other matters throughout the years with utmost prof...
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    Licensed for 13 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  3. Travis County Probate Attorney Steven Drew Baker

    Steven Baker

    I am Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law (BLS-State Bar of Texas), a Certified Specialist in Estate and Trust Law (BLS-State Bar of Arizona), and a CPA. I focus my... more
    Licensed for 16 years - $300-$350/hour
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  4. Travis County Probate Attorney Thomas Joseph O'Meara Jr.

    Thomas O'Meara

    Client Review: Tom O'Meara consulted to my institutional client on a matter concerning insurance coverage for da...
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    Licensed for 38 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.6

  5. Travis County Probate Attorney Frances H. Bennett

    Frances Bennett Pro

    My practice includes all aspects of trust, estate and related tax law including federal estate, gift, generation-skipping transfer and fiduciary income tax law.I haveextensive... more
    Licensed for 23 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    512-407-8888
  6. Travis County Probate Attorney Alvin Joseph Golden

    Alvin Golden

    Austin, TX Probate Attorney
    Licensed for 50 years
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    RATING

    10.0

  7. Travis County Probate Attorney Erin M. Thrash

    Erin Thrash

    Our firm's primary focus is family security using our combined 35+ years of experience and the tools of estate planning and defensive estate planning (asset protection) to accomplish... more
    Licensed for 33 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.0

  8. Travis County Probate Attorney Elizabeth Ann Brenner

    Elizabeth Brenner Pro

    Client Review: My husband and I went to Liz to help us with our estate planning and with guardianship and powers...
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    Licensed for 12 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.2

    512-338-5322
  9. Travis County Probate Attorney Carole S. Callaghan

    Carole Callaghan

    Carole Callaghan is an estate planning and probate attorney located in the Austin area. Carole’s education and experience make her an excellent representative for each of her clients.... more
    Licensed for 10 years - $175-$225/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.4

  10. Travis County Probate Attorney Derry W. Swanger

    Derry Swanger

    Mr. Swanger has extensive experience in assisting U.S. and non-U.S. clients with the design and implementation of traditional and more sophisticated estate planning and asset... more
    Licensed for 31 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.7

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.