Probate attorneys play a huge role in ensuring that your assets are distributed according to your instructions in your will. If you have left no will they will play an…

A revocable living trust (RLT), which is a commonly used estate planning solution, allows for the alteration of the trust should need arise. It is distinguishable from the irrevocable living…

As probate lawyers, we often get asked about how heirship is determined. When a decedent dies intestate, their estate vests immediately in their heirs at law subject to the decedent’s…

For some time, Collin County paid the costs of a guardianship case out of the county treasury when an Affidavit of Inability to Pay, showing that the proposed ward was…

Trust protectors — long popular in offshore trusts set up by high rollers — are growing more common in trusts established here in the U.S. by less affluent folks. A…

One important reason to have a will is to be able to name your executor (also called a personal representative). An executor is the person responsible for managing the administration…

Beezer the cat can be a member of the family, but what happens to Beezer or [insert your pet’s name] after you are gone? How can you ensure your pet…

The knowledge that we will eventually die is one of the things that seems to distinguish humans from other living beings. At the same time,  estate planning lawyers know that…

Congratulations to Weeks Law Firm Team on being honored as one of Local Profile’s Top Lawyers in Collin County. Attorneys Tresi Moore Weeks and Chris Downs of the Weeks Law Firm provide…

There is much excitement among lawyers in Plano as Tresi Weeks is named to Super Lawyers.  Weeks Law Firm is excited that this development can only mean improved and diversified…

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