Howard, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Howard

Senior Counsel
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Elizabeth Howard focuses on estate planning and trust and probate law. She helps guide the administration of estates ranging in value from modest to multi-millions of dollars for U.S. and foreign citizens with assets throughout the world.

She has substantial experience in simple and complex wills and trusts, disability planning, family limited partnerships, marital property planning, asset preservation planning, estate planning for qualified plan benefits and IRAs, contested and uncontested probate, trust and guardianship proceedings, and preparation and review of qualified domestic relations orders.

Elizabeth Howard focuses on estate planning and trust and probate law. She helps guide the administration of estates ranging in value from modest to multi-millions of dollars for U.S. and foreign citizens with assets throughout the world.

She has substantial experience in simple and complex wills and trusts, disability planning, family limited partnerships, marital property planning, asset preservation planning, estate planning for qualified plan benefits and IRAs, contested and uncontested probate, trust and guardianship proceedings, and preparation and review of qualified domestic relations orders.

CREDENTIALS
Education
  • J.D.,

    with honors

    , The University of Texas School of Law, 1985
  • B.A.,

    summa cum laude

    , University of Illinois, 1982
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 1985
Professional Affiliations
    • Member, Texas Bar Association, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section
      • Subcommittee Chair, State Laws Committee, 1992
    • Member, Dallas Bar Association, Probate, Trusts and Real Estates Section
      • Chair, 2009-2010; Council Member, 2004-2009
    • Member, Dallas Estate Planning Council
      • Board of Governors, 2002-2004