Thomas Howell, Clark Willingham and Jonathan Howell together have been practicing law in Dallas for over 100 years.  They offer a wide range of legal services including litigation,

general business transactions, and organizations; family partnerships; estate and wealth planning including wills, trusts, directives and powers of attorney.  They also do estate probate, bankruptcy and matters related to the oil & gas industry.  All three are AV rated attorneys by Martindale-Hubbell and have been named among Dallas' Best Lawyers by D Magazine.

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Corporate, Partnership and general business         law

Forming and dissolving companies

Business transactions, including mergers and         acquisitions and litigation

Contract negotiation and drafting

Private placements under state and federal   

       securities laws

Oil, Gas and Mineral Law-

  • Purchase and sale of oil and gas properties,         including minerals and working interests
  • Title due diligence regarding the purchase and         sale of oil and gas properties and companies
  • Representing independent oil and gas         producers and industry professionals in a         variety of ares including land, title and                 operational matters
  • Representing landowners leasing minerals in         shale plays and elsewhere
  • Representing landowners in the negotiation of         pipeline rights-of-way and geophysical         exploration (seismic) permits
  • Title-related matters involving estates and                 probate

Estate Planning and Probate-

  Drafting Wills and other planning documents

Probating decedent's estates