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Probating a Will in Texas: a Quick Overview

EDITOR’S NOTE: Most legal proceedings have deadlines: certain actions must be taken within specific time frames as provided by Texas law. However, in some situations, an applicant may have fallen outside the required deadline but can still petition a court to probate a will. This blog post explores this issue, of importance not just to… Read More

If a Settlement Falls Apart, a Perspective: Dallas Estate, Trust, and Probate Blog

EDITOR’S NOTE: Nowadays, many trust or estate disputes reach a settlement before an actual trial. In most situations, these settlements work well, and the parties go about their lives. However, in some situations, the settlement may fall apart, and a good attorney can reach out to the Dallas Court for assistance in enforcing the settlement… Read More

Fiduciary Disputes Regarding Estates or Trusts Under Texas Law: Limitations Issues

EDITOR’S NOTE: Most legal proceedings have deadlines: certain actions must be taken within specific time frames as provided by Texas law. Among the most common is the so-called statute of limitations. In this blog post, we discuss possible situations when this statute may, or may not, apply in a strictly technical sense. Interested parties are… Read More

Dallas Trust, Estate, and Probate Litigation Law Firm, Burdette & Rice Announces Post on Fiduciary Litigation

February 26, 2016 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice of Dallas, Texas, a law firm specializing in litigation over trusts, probate, and estates, is proud to announce an important new blog post on the topic of Fiduciary litigation. The firm has made a commitment to using its blog as a public outreach mechanism to better… Read More

Burdette & Rice Announces Contested Texas Guardianship to be Topic of Upcoming Dallas Presentation by Mark Caldwell to Texas Licensed Attorneys

January 30, 2016 – Dallas, Texas. 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, has been invited to speak on March 22, 2016, to Texas licensed attorneys on the topic of “Trends in… Read More

Texas Trust, Estate, and Probate Litigation Law Firm, Burdette & Rice Announces Murray W. Camp to Join Firm in 2016

January 9, 2016 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice of Dallas, Texas, announces that highly regarded and experienced Texas litigation attorney, Murray W. Camp, will join the firm in January, 2016. Burdette & Rice is known as one of the top probate litigation law firms in Texas; the new attorney’s skills will complement the firm’s existing expertise… Read More

Texas Trust, Probate, & Estate Law Firm, Burdette & Rice Announces John H. Phillips to Join Firm in ‘Of Counsel’ Capacity

December 21, 2015 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice, a Dallas, Texas, law firm specializing in trust, estate, and probate litigation, is proud to announce that John H. Phillips will join the firm in an ‘of Counsel’ capacity as of January 1, 2016. John has been a board certified estate planning and probate attorney in the State… Read More