Diligence And Experience
That Make A Difference

At The Hetherington Law Firm, attorney G. Riley Hetherington III combines comprehensive legal knowledge with a dedication to hard work and thorough preparation. For over 49 years, he has obtained exemplary results for Houston clients.

Diligence And Experience
That Make A Difference

At The Hetherington Law Firm, attorney G. Riley Hetherington III combines comprehensive legal knowledge with a dedication to hard work and thorough preparation. For over 49 years, he has obtained exemplary results for Houston clients.

Serving Houston And The Surrounding Counties Since 1989

Introduction To The
The Hetherington Law Firm

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Subject Matter
Areas

Real Estate Law

Estate Planning

Probate & Estate Administration

Mediation & Collaborative Law

Specialized Skill
In Real Estate Law

Texas businesses, developers and investors must make a range of crucial considerations – and navigate a range of regulations – when selling, purchasing, improving or financing commercial properties. At The Hetherington Law Firm, Mr. Hetherington is proud to be certified in the practice of commercial real estate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. This certification attests to Mr. Hetherington’s exceptional knowledge of, and dedication to continuing education in, this area of law.

Clients of The Hetherington Law Firm who are exploring the transfer or acquisition of raw land or buildings, negotiating leases or contracts, and litigating engineering or construction claims can rest assured that their legal issue is in the hands of a specialized professional. Mr. Hetherington represents commercial and residential landlords and tenants, real estate developers and investors, construction and engineering firms, contractors, and property buyers and sellers.

Clear Guidance Through
Probate And Estate Law Concerns

In the aftermath of a loved one’s passing, The Hetherington Law Firm offers a compassionate and steady hand through the process of complying with the deceased’s last wishes and distributing their assets. Mr. Hetherington represents clients through Texas probate, estate administration, and – if necessary – will and trust contests. He is dedicated to helping Houston families understand “What happens next?” after their loved one has died, and he educates them on their options for relief.

The Hetherington Law Firm also offers comprehensive estate planning services for Houston families. Clients can rely on Mr. Hetherington to provide clarity and cost-effective solutions as they consider which estate planning tools can best protect their legacies and provide for their beneficiaries.

Tested Efficiency For
Texas Legal Matters

The legal landscape can prove difficult to navigate for Texas businesses, individuals and families. Whether you are pursuing an exciting real estate development opportunity, creating an estate plan to provide for your children or grieving the loss of a loved one, efficient and effective legal guidance is essential to restoring your peace of mind and clarifying your future.

The founder and principal of The Hetherington Law Firm, G. Riley Hetherington III, has practiced law in Houston since 1974. With a wealth of legal experience, a comprehensive understanding of Texas courts, and a reputation for dedication and precision, clients have consistently relied on his sound, forward-focused guidance. Mr. Hetherington offers proactive counsel and fierce courtroom representation on issues concerning real estate law, estate planning and administration, and the probate process.

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G. Riley Hetherington III