Over 50 years combined expereince in Ellis county.
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Additional Practice Areas
Wills & Probate
In the event of your death, do you know who will receive your property? If you do not have a will, the State of Texas will decide that for you and may be different from what you intend.
Did a loved one leave a will that must be probated? This question to probate a will is one that many family members have. We can assist and advise you about these very important matters. Please call for a consultation.
As one ages, they may find themselves facing all new situations and issues. It is important to know your rights and seek advice when needed. When dealing with legal issues that pertain to the elderly it is recommended to seek counseling from an attorney. Elder Law covers all aspects of issues facing the elderly including: estate planning, disability, health care, retirement, taxes, financial planning, abuse and discrimination.
Social Security & Disability
Are you unable to work due to a physical impairment or disability? You may be eligible for monthly payments if you have worked and paid social security taxes for the required number of months, depending upon your age.
Even if you do not have the required work experience, you may qualify for payment under the S.S.I program if you are disabled and have very limited assets. Please call for a free consultation regarding Social Security.
Estate planning is an important step a person can take to ensure that their final property and health care wishes are honored. An estate plan can resolve a whole host of legal questions that will arise when one dies. Your estate consists of all property owned by you at the time of death including bank accounts, real estate, stocks, life insurance policies and personal property.
Healthcare Power of Attorney
General Power of Attorney
Oil & Gas Law
Oil and Gas Law pertains to the acquisition and ownership rights in both oil and gas under the soil before discovery and after its capture.
Have you been injured, physically or psychologically, as a result of the negligence or wrongdoing of another person, company, agency, or other entity? If so, please call for a consultation of personal injury.
Mediation is a process used by many courts to assist parties in litigation to settle their disputes and resolve conflicts outside the courtroom. A skilled mediator is a neutral individual who help the parties settle their case if possible. Typically each party will have their own attorney present.
Kent McGuire and Constance Smith McGuire are both mediators and are available for full or half day mediations to assist individuals in resolving their differences.