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Kathleen T. Whitehead is a certified elder law attorney* and Texas guardianship and probate lawyer in San Antonio. Her practice emphasizes elder law issues like minor and adult guardianship, medicaid planning, probate and estate planning, trusts, wills, powers of attorney and health care directives (living wills).

In her law practice, Ms. Whitehead helps seniors, care givers and families to plan for their current and future legal and personal needs. She expands traditional estate planning to include planning for life issues surrounding aging.

Ms. Whitehead also offers help with:
• Guardianships
• Probate
• Trusts
• Wills
• Powers of Attorney
• Health Care Directives (Living Wills)
• Life Care Planning


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Guardianship: 60%
    24 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
    4 years
  3. Probate: 20%
    24 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Stephen J Spano

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known and worried with Kathleen for many years and served on the Board of Directors of the National Elder Law Foundation with her. She is Nationally recognized for her guardianship and elder law expertise and is a compassionate and zealous advocate who is an amazing advocate.


    Stephen Spano Elder law Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Catherine Anne Seal

    I endorse this lawyer. Kathleen Whitehead and I have worked together as members of the Steering Committee for the Guardianship and Conservatorship Section of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys for several years. I have worked with Ms. Whitehead on legislation and on continuing education for attorneys. She is extremely knowledgeable in the field of Elder Law.


    Catherine Seal Guardianship Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

K.T Whitedhead

3004 Nacogdoches Rd
San Antonio, TX, 78217


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199007/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certified Elderlaw AttorneyNational Elder Law FoundationN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of K.T. Whitehead1992 - 2012
Communications and DevelopmentMorningside Ministries1987 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Elder Law FoundationBoard Member2007 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysBoard Member2006 - 2010
Publication nameTitleDate
American Bar AssociationCapacity Standards2011
State Bar of TexasTexas Legal Standards and Guardianship2006
State Bar of TexasBuyer Beware: Assisted Living2004
State Bar of TexasGuardianship Case Law Update2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1984
Lewis and Clark CollegePolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
American Bar AssociationCapacity2011