Frances H. Bennett

Frances H. Bennett

Estate Planning Attorney
Austin, TX




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About Me

My practice includes all aspects of trust, estate and related tax law including federal estate, gift, generation-skipping transfer and fiduciary income tax law.I haveextensive experience representing beneficiaries of estates and trusts, as well as individuals in their capacities as executors and trustees. I am passionate about the arts, theater, and philanthropy. Prior to attending law...

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Client Reviews

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Professional all the way

Posted by: Ken 11 months ago.

We were clients with unusual needs and Ms. Bennett made sure everything that needed to happen, did. The experience was excellent from beginning to...

Frances Bennett is competent, professional, extremely knowledgeable, and compassionate.

Posted by: Aileen over 2 years ago.

Frances Bennett has been advising my family and me for more than a dozen years. She has competently and adeptly helped my husband and me plan and...
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Richard Timothy Jones
Richard Jones

Austin, TX

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Friend

I endorse this lawyer.
Lance David Sharp
Lance Sharp

Austin, TX

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Frances Bennett is one of the most outstanding lawyers in her field both in Austin and in Texas. I have observed her in...
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1992 License Status: Eligible To Practice In Texas for the state of Texas.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/21/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – present

Bennett Flaherty PLLC


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1992 Juris Doctor in

St. Mary's School of Law


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2012 Best Lawyer, Trusts and Estates 2012

Texas' Best Lawyers


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2008- present Member

Austin Tax Study Group

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2012 State Bar of Texas

Advanced Estate Planning and Probate

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Key Provisions in Wills and Trusts that Can Make or Break You

at Intermediate Estate Planning, June 2012

2011 Real Estate, Oil and Gas and Estate Planning

at Advanced Family Law

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