Robert M. Herman

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Phi Delta Phi; Order of the Coif; Chancellors; Phi Kappa Phi; Beta Gamma Sigma; Beta Alpha Psi. Executive Editor, Texas Law Review, 1972-1973. Certified Public Accountant, Texas, 1970. Former Member, 1973-1991 and Partner, 1979-1991, Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld.

(Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Employee Benefits/Executive Compensation Law
  • Estate Law
  • Family Wealth Planning Law
  • Probate Law
  • Taxation Law
  • Pension and Profit Sharing Law
  • Asset Protection Law
  • Trusts Law
  • Wills Law
  • General Corporate Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
214-692-5858  Phone
214-692-5335  Fax
University Attended:
University of Texas, B.B.A., with honors, 1968; University of Texas, M.B.A., 1970
Law School Attended:
University of Texas, J.D., with high honors, 1973
Year of First Admission:
1973, Texas
Dallas (Member, Sections on: Employee Benefits, Tax and Probate; Council member, Employee Benefits Section, 1995-1997) and American (Member, Committees on: Employee Benefits, Personal Service Organizations, Tax Section) Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas (Member: Sections on: Tax and Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law; Employee Benefits Committee); Dallas Estate Planning Council; Dallas Benefits Society, Inc.
Birth Information:
Fort Worth, Texas, August 25, 1946
( Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization )

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Dallas, Texas

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