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Guidance In Essential Estate Matters

As the oldest law firm in Texas, Mills Shirley understands that the passing of time can bring surprises. We also understand the power of good planning and the importance of responsiveness to difficulties.

Mills Shirley lawyers possess extensive experience in estate planning and trust planning, as well as estate litigation. We work with our clients on an individual basis to ensure their assets pass to family members, charities and friends according to their wishes. When disputes and conflicts arise, we help our clients settle them as effectively as possible.

Our services include:

  • The drafting, reviewing and updating of wills and the creation of trusts, including revocable and irrevocable trusts
  • The drafting and reviewing of health care powers of attorney (POA), durable powers of attorney and directives to physicians (sometimes called health care directives)
  • Designation of guardians and litigation related to guardianship
  • Representation in probate and estate administration, will contests, trust litigation and fiduciary litigation

Get Your Questions Answered

Your estate-related questions deserve thorough answers — answers that take into account all the factors that make your situation unique. Contact Mills Shirley, based in Galveston and Houston, for help with your estate, trust and guardianship needs.