John R. Bauer
Of Counsel
Dallas

Expertise and Experience
John Bauer has vast experience in estate planning and probate matters and regularly assists clients with the writing of complex wills, establishing trusts, estate administration and all other estate planning needs. He also represents clients when necessary in probate litigation matters. He is Martindale-Hubble AV rated and is certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Practice Areas
Estate Planning Probate

Activities
Mr. Bauer is a member of the Dallas Bar Association, State Bar of Texas and College of the State Bar of Texas. He is a member of the executive board of the Dedman School of Law at Southern Methodist University and has served as the chairman of SMU’s Planned Giving Council. He is a past board member and President of the Mustang Club and the Board of Trustees’ Committee on Development and External Affairs for SMU.

Education
Drake University
Northwestern University’s National Graduate Trust

Law School
Southern Methodist University

Bar Admissions
Texas, 1966

Tel: (214) 780-1400
Fax: (214) 780-1401
Email: jbauer@shackelfordlaw.net