Category Probate Law

Holographic Wills In the News

Thomas Kinkade, the prolific painter of kitschy artwork, died recently.  His estate is locked in battle between his heirs and his girlfriend at the time of his death, Amy Pinto-Walsh, who claims to have a holographic (or handwritten) will.  The discussion at the link features Austin probate attorney Rob Robertson. Advertisements

Do I Need A Will?

Yes.  Many people make the mistake of thinking that you don’t need a will unless you have a lot of money or property.  In fact, a will is the only legal means by which you can communicate to your loved ones what you want to happen after you pass away.  Wills are especially important for […]