Brian D. Cororve

The best thing about being an estate planning attorney is getting the opportunity to work with a diverse range of clients. It is very satisfying to assist families as they navigate a complex web of legal, tax and financial issues in order to help them achieve their goals.

Chair of the firm's estate planning practice group, Brian Cororve has been assisting high net worth families for more than 20 years. During that time, he has been fortunate to work on a number of interesting matters, including family settlement agreements, trust modification actions and complex estate administrations. Brian is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Thought Leadership / News
February 5, 2019 
 In the News

Texas Lawyer (subscription required)

October 28, 2011 
 Speeches and Presentations
The Estate Planning Toolbox

Houston Bar Association What the General Practitioner Needs to Know Institute Civil Day

September 27, 2011 
 Speeches and Presentations
Planning for Spouses in 2011 & 2012: Opportunities and Pitfalls

2011 Houston Bar Association Probate, Trust & Estates Section

April 8, 2010 
 Speeches and Presentations
What Do We Do Now That We Have NO Estate Planning Toolbox

2010 Texas State Bar Advanced Estate Planning Strategies Course

February 13, 2009 
 Speeches and Presentations
The Estate Planning Toolbox

2009 Houston Bar Association Wills and Probate Institute

  • Named a "Super Lawyer" by Texas Super Lawyers (a Thomson Reuters business) as published in Texas Monthly and Law & Politics magazine (2015 – 2018)
Organizational Involvement
  • Houston Estate and Financial Forum
  • State Bar of Texas
    • Real Estate, Probate, and Trust Law Section
  • Houston Bar Association
    • Probate, Trusts and Estate Section, Board Member
  • Houston Business and Estate Planning Council, Board Member
  • Society of Financial Service Professionals, former Board member
  • American Bar Association
  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law (1998)
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Washington University in St. Louis (1995)
Bar Admission
  • Texas (1998)