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Michael H. Wald

Areas of Practice: Elder Law; Estate Planning; Probate and Guardianship; Business Enterprises and Securities; Real Estate

Senior Counsel practicing in estate planning, probate, guardianship, elder law, mediation, business formation and strategic planning.


Juris Doctor - Duke University School of Law
Bachelor of Science (Economics), Magna Cum Laude - University of Pennsylvania,  Wharton School of Finance

Professional History

Admitted to Texas Bar - 1978
Admitted to practice in the States of Texas, New York, Florida and Virginia
Admitted to practice in the District of Columbia
Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court
Admitted to practice before U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of  Texas
Admitted to practice before the U.S. Tax Court

Professional Affiliations

Member, State Bar of Texas
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Dallas Bar Association
Former Board Member, Estate Planning Council of North Texas
Former Treasurer, North Dallas Bar Association
President, Greater Collin County Community Foundation, 2001-2008
Board of Directors, National Committee on Planned Giving, 2003-2006
Board of Directors, National Association of Estate Planners and Councils, 2002-2007
Former Faculty Member, University of Phoenix, SMU, TWU, UTD, UTSA, and Trinity University

Rated AV® PreeminentTM

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Member, State Bar of Texas