Probate Estate Administration & Guardianships
Patricia (Pat) Ramirez has more than 36 years of legal experience with 21 of those years serving in the probate department at Riddle & Butts, LLP since 1999. She received her Associate’s Degree from Lone Star College and has served as a Paralegal Advisory Board Member for Lone Star College since January 2003. A native Houstonian, mother and grandmother, she is a very loyal, compassionate person with her main emphasis on her family and serving her community and our clients with a servant’s heart.
Erin Ryan joined Riddle & Butts in October of 2020 as a probate paralegal. She graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management. Erin began as a paralegal working at major Houston downtown law firms in the estate planning and probate sections. Thereafter, she spent 10 years in a family law practice in New Orleans, Louisiana. Erin enjoys gardening, spending time with her golden retriever/daughter/husband (but not necessarily in that order), and rooting for the LSU Tigers and the New Orleans Saints.
Courtney Lott joined Riddle & Butts in February 2020 as a Probate Paralegal. In 2008, Courtney graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Arts in English. Before joining the firm, Courtney worked as an editorial assistant for a small magazine, writing and editing articles as well as running its social media platforms. A Texas native, Courtney enjoys writing, cooking, and reading.