Probate Litigation - An Overview *** 50% OFF - LAST CHANCED

Legal Area:        Civil Litigation Trial Appellate Probate Estate Planning Tax
Total Credit Hours:        1.50
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $38.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        05/31/2019
Information:        ONLY $19 Code: SAVE50

** available at any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through date referenced above **, together with the Houston Bar Association (HBA), are pleased to present a special online CLE program designed to provide an overview of probate litigation, including a discussion on the recent re-codification of the Texas Probate Code as the new Texas Estate Code. This course features a streaming video presentation and a downloadable MP3 audio presentation from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Houston Bar Association (HBA) on June 6, 2014. This presentation features attorneys Jason Cox, Stacy Kelly and Michael Galligan of the Houston firm of Galligan & Manning. You can access on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session. This course is approved for 1.5 MCLE credit hours.

Subjects to be discussed during this course include:

Preliminary Litigation Considerations


Common Probate Causes of Action

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Trial of a Probate Litigation Case

Entitlement to a Jury

Challenge to Experts

Request for Judicial Notice

Pre-Trial Conference


Jury Deliberations


The presenter for this course is Mr. Jason Cox, an associate attorney with the firm of Galligan & Manning in Houston and an adjunct professor in the political science department at the University of St. Thomas (Houston). While in law school, Jason received the M.D. Anderson Graduate Scholarship, the Gil Epstein Scholarship, and won the Tindall & Foster Writing Award. Jason also clerked for the Texas Attorney General as part of their honors program and was the online editor of the Houston Journal of International Law.Jason is admitted to practice in all state courts in Texas and is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Houston Bar Association. He received his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center (J.D., 2002) and his undergraduate degree fromTexas A&M University (B.A., 1994). A more extensive biography for Mr. Cox may be found at his firm's website.

Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas
Credit Hours Area

1.50 Civil Appellate Law
1.50 Civil Trial Law
1.50 Estate Planning and Probate Law
1.50 Tax Law


This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the STATE BAR OF TEXAS and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648).
These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.

In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA, or as an "Approved Jurisdiction", such as TENNESSEE.  Please check with the Tennessee State Bar for accreditation information.

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