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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… Read More

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.

Burdette & Rice Announces Presentation on Texas Guardianship Disputes and Litigation by Attorney Mark Caldwell

Dallas, Texas – July 12, 2017. Burdette & Rice, one of the leading Texas law firms with expertise in guardianship disputes and litigation under Texas law, is proud to announce that firm attorney, Mark Caldwell, successfully presented a paper that he cowrote with Dallas County Probate Judge Hon. Brenda H. Thompson, entitled, “Constitutional Considerations When… Read More

Leading Texas Law Firm Focused on Probate, Estate, and Trust Litigation, Burdette & Rice, Announces Successful Presentation at Recent State Bar of Texas Conference

Dallas, Texas – July 8, 2017. Burdette & Rice, a leading Texas law firm focused on litigation in probate, estate, and trust litigation, is proud to announce that firm attorneys Mark Caldwell and Brian Thomas gave a successful presentation at the State Bar of Texas “Annual Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Attorneys Continuing Legal Education… Read More

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.

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… Read More

Burdette & Rice Announces Presentation on Probate Litigation for Attorneys in Frisco and Nearby North Texas Cities

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… Read More

Leading Texas Law Firm for Probate, Estate, and Trust Litigation, Burdette & Rice Announces Successful 2017 Annual Retreat

March 25, 2017 – Dallas, Texas. Burdette & Rice, a Texas law firm specializing in probate, estate, and trust litigation, is proud to announce the successful conclusion of the firm’s annual retreat. The retreat was held in Los Angeles, California, and was a full-day workshop on communication skills useful in a trial and litigation setting.

Burdette & Rice, a Top Dallas Law Firm, Announces Estate Planning Certification of Ellen Bennett

Burdette & Rice, the largest probate litigation law firm in Dallas and North Texas, is proud to announce that attorney Ellen Bennett has recently been certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the State Bar of Texas Board of Legal Specialization. This certification builds on Bennett’s practice as an effective trust, estate, probate, and… Read More

Burdette & Rice Announces David Mead Selected to Guardianship Panel for Dallas Court

Burdette & Rice, the largest probate litigation law firm in Dallas and North Texas, is proud to announce that attorney David Mead was selected to serve on a panel of attorneys which was presided over by Judge Brenda Hull Thompson of the Probate Court of Dallas County.