What is a Muniment of Title?

What is a Muniment of Title? Johnny Thomas Law Office

A full administration is generally the best way to handle matters of a deceased person’s estate. It allows for the distribution of property to the people named in the decedent’s will or to the rightful heirs when one dies without Read More …

When Co-Ownership of Inherited Property Isn’t Working

Owning inherited property can be a struggle. Owning that same property with other people may be even more of a hassle. If you have recently received a portion of property through inheritance, gift, or purchase and you don’t want to Read More …

Do It Yourself vs. Hiring an Attorney

Do It Yourself vs. Hiring an Attorney

    Today, with the vast amount of online resources, many find it unnecessary to hire a professional to handle problems. Many opt for the numerous D-I-Y (Do It Yourself) options available in favor of the lower cost and less Read More …

Common Misconceptions of Texas Estates: Avoiding Probate

You cannot avoid probate with an Affidavit of Heirship

  This is the age of Do-It-Yourself (D-I-Y).  More and more people are looking to the Internet to find quick and inexpensive solutions to their probate problems. I understand not wanting to spend money when you can create a solution Read More …

5 Reasons To Hire An Attorney to Write Your Last Will and Testament

Hire an attorney to draft your Will

  When it comes to being prepared, every adult should have an estate plan (Last Will and Testament, Power of Attorney) in place. An estate plan provides protection and care for your property, your children, or your own care in Read More …

Common Misconceptions of Texas Estates: The passing of property

The Misconception: If my husband or wife dies, their property automatically passes to me. It is easy to assume that when a spouse passes away, the surviving spouse should automatically gain ownership of the deceased spouse’s property.   For example, Read More …