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Probate Law Questions and Answers

John Steadman - Tuesday, February 18, 2014

1. What happens when a person passes away without a will? More

Does property transfer without having to probate when it is left as an inheritance

John Steadman - Tuesday, February 11, 2014

A: When someone dies their estate becomes subject to the preexisting laws of the state of Texas. According to the Probate Code of the State of Texas no property can be transferred out of a deceased person’s estate without following proper procedure and going through the probate court of most adequate jurisdiction.  More