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National sites that advertise “do-it-yourself” wills and legal forms wouldn’t dare claim to offer legal advice. LegalZoom and other similar sites are required to state in their ads and on their websites that they don't offer legal advice or legal representation.

The Cockrell Law Firm can and does offer legal advice. is not just an internet business offering do-it-yourself forms. The Cockrell Law Firm is proud to offer legal advice and attorney-drafted Texas wills online through this website.

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Can I avoid Probate?

So here’s a question (paraphrased) that was actually asked on a legal questions site recently – “My father (kinda, not listed as such on birth certificate) wants to give all of his 150 acres and his very nice home to me before he dies. He wants to avoid taxes and probate fees. Can sell it to me for ‘$10 […]

I don’t have much. Do I really need a will?

In short, probably. More clearly, your estate will probably need a will. Your will doesn’t address what you have now, it addresses what you have when you die. Your will also isn’t for you.  It is for those you love and will leave behind. Think of it like insurance – Your house has never been destroyed […]

Unlike other online will companies such as LegalZoom who don’t offer legal advice, is a service offered by an actual law firm who can offer you real legal advice. is a service offered by The Cockrell Law Firm and provides attorney-drafted Texas wills that are of the same quality as those that our firm offers clients who come see us in person.

Having your legal documents drafted by a Texas attorney is essential in our opinion. Each document you receive from The Cockrell Law firm is personally reviewed by an attorney from our firm.