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TAKE THE STRESS OUT OF ESTATE PLANNING!

One of the true joys of living in Austin, Texas is the many wonderful activities available to enrich your life. You have enough to do without constant intervention by attorneys. At Fowler Law Firm, we aim to remove stressful headaches when we help with your estate planning so you can get back to enj ...

FOWLER LAW IS 'PRO AGE'...ARE YOU?

If you just read that headline and are wondering what it means to be 'Pro Age,' you are not alone. 'Pro Age' has no legal meaning, and is used in many settings to communicate whatever message the author wants to convey.   Many of you know Fowler Law prides itself on diversity and inclusiveness. W ...

WARRANTIES - IT AIN'T NECESSARILY SO.

In the aftermath of the recent winter storms in Texas, the Austin American-Statesman reports many are finding out their home warranties might not fix what broke during the storms. There is little that can be done once you have purchased a warranty. The time to ask questions is before you buy one. ...

HELPFUL HINTS FOR HOMEOWNERS & INVESTORS

Many Texans are finding that the insurance coverage they have did not cover the loss inflicted by the recent winter storms that recently crippled the state. Texas policies of residential property insurance are not uniform - one size does not fit all. What you need may be very different depending on ...

FOWLER LAW AMONG TOP PRO BONO FIRMS IN AUSTIN

At the center of the Fowler Law Firm's tagline, "Not Your Conventional Law Firm™" is the importance we place on giving back to our local community. That is why it was a welcome surprise this week to make the Austin Business Journal list of Austin law firms that stand out as pro bono superstars. It ...

IT'S NOT VERY NICE TO STEAL FROM GRANDMA

The holidays are here. While you are carefully and cautiously planning your seasonal plans during this unusual year, it is also a good time to consider estate planning. The wrong time to handle such matters is at someone's bedside in the hospital, or worse, discussing virtually with a medical doctor ...

GIVING YOUR FAMILY PEACE OF MIND THIS HOLIDAY

Many of us will be making tough decisions in the coming weeks. Is it safe to go to Grandma's house for Thanksgiving dinner? Should we invite our friends or neighbors to the house for a holiday get-together? Is it wise to drive around town delivering gifts to my clients?   Navigating the holidays ...

DON'T BE A TAX AND PROBATE TURKEY: NAVIGATING THE ESTATE TAX

Gifting can be a rewarding opportunity to those who have the means to do it. In the coming weeks, we will explore proper estate planning so your gifts have the maximum benefit for benefactors in a new series we are calling Don't Be A Tax & Probate Turkey™!   Click on the video to see the entire ...