Adverse possession is every property owner’s worst nightmare. Under this legal theory, a complete stranger could occupy your land for a period of time and claim legal title to your land. The redeeming light is that an adverse possessor must meet very specific legal requirements before staking a claim to property. Here, we’ll review how adverse possession works in the Lone Star State. The Elements of Adverse Possession The statute dealing with adverse possession is Civ.…"Adverse Possession Under Texas Law"