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Adriane S. Grace to Launch New Boutique Estate Law Firm

On June 1, 2021 Adriane S. Grace will be joined by Board-Certified Estate Planning & Probate Attorneys, Cynthia D. Hurley and Kimberly N. Loveland to launch a new boutique estate law firm in Frisco, Texas: Loveland | Grace | Hurley, PLLC. The new firm will be a full service estate law firm offering estate planning, asset protection, business planning, guardianship, public benefits counseling, trust services, and probate and estate administration and litigation.

Stay tuned for our new website launch and further details!

Attorney Adriane Grace Published Headnotes

Attorney Adriane Grace Published in Headnotes, Dallas Bar Association Legal Journal

Attorney Adriane S. Grace’s article, “Probate and Guardianship Proceedings with Minor Children“, was published in the latest issue of Headnotes (Volume 45, Issue 12, December 2020, page 10). Headnotes is the official legal journal of the Dallas Bar Association. Originally formed in 1873, the Dallas Bar Association now boasts over 11,000 active members and recipients of Headnotes. Every December issue of Headnotes focuses on Probate, Trusts & Estates, and Tax Law. Ms. Grace is honored to have her article chosen by the Dallas Bar Association to be featured in this year’s Probate focus issue.

Adriane S. Grace has successfully represented and assisted newly single parents and caregivers in many different probate and guardianship proceedings involving minor children. Ms. Grace also advises parents in co-parenting situations on estate planning and creates trusts for minor children. She is available for both in-person and video consultations by appointment


Attorney Adriane Grace Published in Texas State Bar Journal

Attorney Adriane S. Grace’s article, “What the Estate Planning Attorney Needs to Know About Social Security Fee Authorization and the New Executive Orders“, was published in the latest issue of The REPTL Reporter (Volume 58, Issue 2 May 2020). The REPTL Reporter (REPTL) is the official journal of the Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.

In addition to her wills, trusts, guardianship, and probate law practice, Ms. Grace is a Social Security appeals attorney. She regularly encounters overlaps in these practice areas and offers legal advice and assistance navigating the intersection of state and federal laws. For questions, contact Attorney Adriane S. Grace.

Featured Speaker

Attorney Adriane Grace Featured Speaker at the 2020 North Texas Probate Bench Bar Conference

The North Texas Probate Bench Bar is a yearly conference held in March during which time members from the probate bench and bar (judges and attorneys) from North Texas come together to hear updates on important legal topics in Estate Planning, Probate, and Guardianship. This year, Attorney Adriane S. Grace was selected by the planning committee to speak at a general assembly of the bench and bar on March 5, 2020 about “Social Security Rules the Estate Planning, Guardianship, and Probate Attorney Should Know.”

Featured Speaker

Attorney Adriane S. Grace featured speaker at the 2020 North Texas Probate Bench Bar Conference

As a Social Security Appeals Attorney and a practitioner in probate and guardianship law, Ms. Grace has identified overlaps in Social Security procedural rules and state laws on probate and guardianship. Ms. Grace used the speaking opportunity to educate local judges and her colleagues about these overlapping rules and how to navigate these issues as well as provided an update on new Social Security rules pertinent to their practice areas. As a former appellate attorney for the Social Security Administration, Attorney Adriane S. Grace possesses intricate knowledge of Social Security processes and procedure as well as the agency policies driving their rules. She is often called upon by colleagues practicing in many different areas of law for advice and assistance when their cases become impacted by Social Security issues.

The North Texas Probate Bench Bar conference is a well-attended event by estate planning and probate attorneys from Dallas, Collin, Denton, Tarrant, Rockwall, and Grayson counties as well as all the statutory probate judges and county court at law judges hearing probate cases in these counties. This year, there were approximately 300 attendees.


Attorney Adriane Grace Featured in “Above the Law” on Motherhood in the Legal Profession

Attorney Grace is featured in Above the Law , an online legal news publication, for a three-part series about motherhood in the legal profession. Above the Law is a national website for legal news published by Breaking Media.  Read the first article Above the Law – How To Have A Maternity Leave With A Solo Practice.  Stay tuned for upcoming articles.

Law Office of Adriane S. Grace, provides legal services for individuals in Dallas, Collin, and Denton counties in the areas of Estate PlanningProbateGuardianship, and Social Security. Please contact Attorney Grace today to learn more about how she can help you with your legal needs.