Category Archives: Press Release

Burdette & Rice, a Top Dallas Probate Litigation Law Firm, Announces Prestigious Citation on Powers of Attorney and Bank Accounts

November 7, 2017 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice, the largest probate litigation law firm in Dallas and North Texas, is proud to announce that firm attorneys Mark Caldwell and Brian Thomas have garnered a prestigious citation in the 2017 edition of Johanson’s Texas Estates Code Annotated, on the topic of litigation involving Powers of Attorney and bank accounts. Continue reading

Burdette & Rice, a Leading Dallas, Texas, Trust and Estate Litigation Law Firm, Announces New Talk by Attorney Mark Caldwell

Dallas, Texas – November 1, 2017. Leading Dallas, Texas, trust and estate litigation law firm, Burdette & Rice is proud to announce that attorney Mark Caldwell will be speaking November 8, 2017, on the topic of “Summary Judgements” at the Rockwall County Bar Association. Continue reading

Leading Dallas Probate, Trust, and Estate Law Firm, Burdette & Rice Announces Appointment on Texas Guardianship Law of Attorney Mark Caldwell

Dallas, Texas – September 5, 2017. Burdette & Rice, one of the leading Dallas, Texas, law firms focused on estate, trust, and probate law, is excited to announce the firm attorney, Mark Caldwell, accepted an invitation to serve on a State Bar of Texas committee whose purpose is to recommend legislation to the Texas State Legislature impacting guardianship laws, also knowns as conservatorships in other states. Continue reading

Texas Probate Law Firm, Burdette & Rice Announces Attorneys Brian Thomas and Mark Caldwell to Speak on Powers of Attorney

August 31, 2017 – Dallas, Texas. Leading Texas probate law firm, Burdette & Rice is proud to announce that attorneys Mark Caldwell and J. Brian Thomas will be presenting at the Travis County Bar Association in Austin, Texas, on May 3, 2018. Continue reading

Leading Texas Probate Law Firm, Burdette & Rice Announces Successful Talk on Texas Power of Attorney & Fiduciary Duties

August 7, 2017 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice, one of the leading Texas probate law firms with offices in Dallas and Plano, is proud to announce a successful talk on “Powers of Attorney and Fiduciary Duties: From Creation to Litigation.” Firm attorneys Sarah Toraason and Brian Thomas were the presenters, and the talk was given on July 25, 2017, at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Continue reading

Burdette & Rice Announces Presentation on Texas Fiduciary Litigation by Attorney Mark Caldwell

Dallas, Texas – August 1, 2017. Burdette & Rice, one of the leading Texas law firms with expertise in estate, trust, and probate disputes under Texas law, is proud to announce that firm attorney, Mark Caldwell, gave a well-received talk on “Fiduciary Litigation” at the Graduate Texas Trust School at Southern Methodist University, on July 25th, 2017. Caldwell is a well-known speaker in Texas on legal matters concerning estate, trust, and probate disputes and litigation. Continue reading

Leading Texas Probate Law Firm, Burdette & Rice Announces Successful Presentation on Medical vs. Legal Incapacity

May 31, 2017 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice, one of the leading Texas probate litigation law firms, is proud to announce a well-received presentation by firm attorney David Mead on legal vs. medical incapacity. Continue reading

Burdette & Rice, One of Texas’ Top Probate, Estate, and Trust Litigation Law Firms, Sadly Announces the Passing of Attorney Edward L. Rice

Dallas, Texas – May 25, 2017. Burdette & Rice, considered one of the top Texas law firms for probate, estate, and trust litigation, is saddened to announce the passing of firm attorney Edward L. Rice. Mr. Rice died on April 6, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Continue reading

Secured Creditors and Estate Disputes: Some Issues Under Texas Law

April 26, 2017 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice, a Dallas, Texas, law firm specializing in probate, estate, and trust disputes and litigation at  is proud to announce that J. Brian Thomas, a senior probate litigation attorney with the firm, will be giving a presentation on “Intestacy” and “Litigating the case in Probate Court” at the Hilton Garden Inn Frisco, Texas on May 11, 2017. Continue reading

Burdette & Rice Announces Mark Caldwell Presentation on Guardianship and Guardianship Disputes Under Texas Law

Dallas, Texas – April 30, 2017. Burdette & Rice is proud to announce that Mark Caldwell, a Texas Board Certified Estate and Probate Attorney and one of the firm’s Dallas, Texas, probate and estate dispute attorneys, gave a very successful presentation on April 6, 2017, in Houston on the topic of “What’s New In Guardianship?”. Continue reading