N. Dean Hawkins

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Author: "Texas Trusts & Clauses," published by James Publishing, 2009, and included in University of Oklahoma College of Law Donald E. Pray Law Library, 2011. Lecturer: "National Business Institute on Family Limited Partnerships," September 2003; "Family Limited Partnerships and Limited Companies," Texas, April 1999 and September 2000; "Sophisticated Estate Planning," December 1998; "Advanced Estate Planning Techniques," Texas, February 2000; "How to Protect Assets During Life and Avoid Estate Tax at Death," Texas, October 2001; "Limited Liability Companies," Texas, 2002; "Hot Topics in Texas Retirement Asset Planning," July 2003.

College of State Bar of Texas.

Areas of Practice (11)

  • Individual Tax Planning
  • Corporate Tax Planning
  • Partnership Tax Planning
  • Formation, termination and mergers of corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies
  • Purchases and Sales of Businesses
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Estate planning, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney and living wills
  • Trust Formation
  • Probate
  • Guardianships
  • Federal & State Tax Controversy and Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
972-934-2830  Phone
972-934-2825  Fax
University Attended:
University of Oklahoma, B.B.A., with distinction, 1980
Law School Attended:
University of Oklahoma College of Law, J.D., with honors, 1983; New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 1985
Year of First Admission:
1988, U.S. Tax Court and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; 1985, Texas
Dallas Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Tax; Probate, Trusts and Estates; Solo & Small Firm); State Bar of Texas (Member, Sections on: Tax and Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law); College of State Bar of Texas.
Special Agencies:
Internal Revenue Service; Department of Veterans Affairs.
Birth Information:
Anadarko, Oklahoma, October 13, 1957
Reported Cases:
133 T. C. No. 4; PLR 199924015.

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Dallas, Texas

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