Krum, TX Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney

Serving Krum, Texas | Estate Planning Lawyer | Elder Law | Probate | Wills and TrustsWhile Leigh’s practice primarily focuses on estate planning, there is more to estate planning than drawing up Wills and Trusts. Estate planning also includes setting up guardianships, planning for children with special needs, establishing written requests for medical care, medicaid planning, planning for veterans’ benefits, business estate planning, and even real estate planning. This is one reason why, in addition to providing her core estate planning services, Leigh helps her clients with Probate, Elder Law, Business transactions related to their estate planning, and Real Estate transactions related to their estate planning.

Please visit each practice area to learn how Leigh Hilton can help you plan for everything you love and everything you own. Based in Denton, Texas, Leigh Hilton serves all of North Texas including Krum and surrounding communities.

Practice Areas

Elder Law

As Americans live longer and the elderly population continues to grow, the area of practice known as Elder Law has become ever more important when dealing with the issues that affect the growing aging population. Leigh Hilton can help you keep more of your lifetime savings, protect the family home or farm. Read More.

Estate Planning

Estate planning is the process of arranging your assets to be distributed legally to the next generation, usually through a Will and/or Trust. Proper planning of an estate helps ensure that your wishes are carried out. Read More.


A guardianship is a court proceeding that typically refers to the assigning of legal authority over a child or other individual who is incapable of caring for their own interests, whether it’s personal interests and/or property. Read More.

Probate Law

Probate is the legal process of administering an estate and resolving all claims to assets and property as dictated by a valid will. The process involves validating a will and interpreting the intent and instructions contained with the will. Read More.

Planning for Children with Special Needs

If your child has physical, emotional or mental challenges, careful estate planning is crucial. One of the most important reasons to create a proper estate plan is to preserve the child’s eligibility for government benefits and other programs. There are many things that could go wrong and jeopardize eligibility for those benefits. Read More.

Medicaid Planning

Planning for Medicaid is not really something any of us have in the forefront of our minds when planning for our future and eventual retirement, and while many of us will never need it, it’s always good to know your options when it comes to Medicaid planning. Read More.

Veterans’ Benefits Planning

More often than not, veterans walk away from their time of service without fully understanding what benefits are available to them. Veterans actually have a wide array of benefits that need to be planned for in order for their families to be able to access everything they provide. Read More.

Leigh Hilton, Attorney, proudly provides Estate Planning and Elder Law Services throughout Krum, Texas and surrounding communities including within the 76249 zip code.

Leigh Hilton is an ACCREDITED ESTATE PLANNER® based in Denton and serving the DFW Metroplex. Areas of practice include:
Wills, Trusts & Estates | Elder Law | Probate Law | Estate Planning