Burdette & Rice is proud to announce recent achievements by firm attorney Mark Caldwell in the area of guardianship under Texas law. Burdette & Rice specializes in estate, probate, and trust disputes and litigation and includes services regarding guardianship and guardianship disputes for its clients, who come not only from Dallas and the Dallas – Fort Worth Metroplex but also from all of Texas. Caldwell was a featured speaker at the just-concluded 2015 State Bar of Texas Advanced Guardianship Law Seminar. In addition, he has been invited to serve on the Guardianship Committee for the Real Estate, Probate and Tax Law (REPTL) Section of the State Bar of Texas.
“We are very proud to see Mark increasingly recognized in as a top attorney in the area of guardianship,” said Elliott Burdette, Managing Director of Probate Litigation at Burdette and Rice. “Our firm is very committed to continuing education, and in addition, Mark will be able to make a strong contribution to Texas law for the upcoming Legislative Session of the Texas House of Representatives and the Texas Senate.”
For more information on attorney Mark Caldwell, please visit http://www.dallasprobateattorneys.com/mark-r-caldwell/. Interested parties concerning guardianship issues, including guardianship disputes under Texas law, can call the firm at 972-991-7700 or use the Web form to send an email inquiry to speak with Mark or another attorney at the firm.
More on the Guardianship Committee for the Real Estate, Probate and Tax Law (REPTL) Section of the State Bar of Texas
Caldwell will assist the committee as it examines current law and makes recommendations for an upcoming Legislative Session for the Texas House of Representatives and the Texas Senate. The purpose of the committee is to make recommendations to improve the current Guardianship Law Statutes to better serve the citizens of the State of Texas. Only recognized experts in Guardianship Law are invited to participate in the work of this committee. The Firm is proud of Mark and his dedication to ensuring that the Firm’s clients receive the best possible representation in not only guardianship matters, but all other trust and estate related disputes.
More on Mark R. Caldwell
Mark Caldwell is a recognized expert lawyer throughout Texas in areas of trust, probate, and estate litigation, having earned his law degree from the New England School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts, in 2005, before returning to Dallas, Texas, to practice law. Among Mark’s public speaking and publications are the following. He co-authored “Properly Performing Annual Accounts in Guardianships and Management Trusts Where One or Both Spouses are Incompetent,” Real Estate, Probate, & Trust Law Reporter, Volume 52, No. 4 (2014), and wrote “Winning the Battle and the War; A Remedies—Centered Approach to Litigation Involving Durable Powers of Attorneys,” 64 Bay. L. Rev. 435 (Spring 2012). Interested parties are referred to the website to read a full list of Mark’s publications and speaking experience.
Beyond his technical knowledge, Mark enjoys the investigatory aspects of estate and trust litigation, including reviewing and analyzing medical, financial, and suspicious property records and transactions. Mark is committed to developing and maintaining strong, personal relationships with his clients throughout Texas. He endeavors to offer smart, pragmatic and cost-effective legal advice. Mark believes that the strongest winning position is one that is simple, direct, and understandable and he realizes that estate and guardianship litigation often involves substantial damage to family relationships. While he strives to advocate strong, aggressive positions for clients, Mark also strives to resolve disputes in an ethical and reasonable manner that, if desired, do not preclude the opportunity for reconciliation.
About Burdette & Rice, PLLC
Burdette & Rice, PLLC is a top Dallas probate law firm, with lawyers dedicated to listening to their clients, being fully present to them, and advocating their clients’ positions in the simplest and most persuasive way possible. The law firm employs some of the top probate and estate lawyers in Dallas, Texas. Clients come to Burdette & Rice to contest a will in Texas, work on complex inheritance litigation and disputes, and to litigate disputes over powers of attorney, guardianship and trustee issues all based on Texas law.
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