||Mr. Jones represents beneficiaries and
fiduciaries in will, trust and guardianship contests as well as
fiduciary litigation. He generally works not only on an hourly basis
but will act on a contingent fee basis in some matters.
Mr. Jones assists in the planning of wealth transfer
including considerations of taxes, creditors, as well as the
circumstances of the beneficiaries.
||Mr. Jones regularly oversees the probate and
administration of wills. He also assists trustees and guardians in
administering those estates including tax issues as well as compliance
with Texas law and the governing instrument.
||In conjunction with his work in litigation, estate
planning and administration, Mr. Jones advises on estate, gift and
generation skipping taxes. He also prepares estate, gift and generation
skipping tax returns.
||Mr. Jones serves as an expert witness in probate,
trust and guardianship litigation.
||Mr. Jones is available to attorneys for consultation
on probate, trust and guardianship matters.
Mr. Jones has served as co-counsel to attorneys in
probate courts. This ranges from advising a lawyer about a troublesome
issue to appearing in court with the attorney. On numerous occasions
Mr. Jones has assisted personal injury attorneys when their clients
claims are pressed through a guardianship or a decedent’s estate.