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Practice areas


  1. Probate: 34%
    35 years
  2. Litigation: 33%
    35 years
  3. Trusts: 33%
    35 years

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  • Jack W. Lawter Jr.

    Will is a fine lawyer in the trust and estate litigation area and very well informed about the law in his specialty.


    Jack Lawter Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Dianne Whitehorn Lawter

    Will Hartnett is a very bright and knowledgeable lawyer in the probate and trust litigation area.


    Dianne Lawter Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Hartnett Law Firm

The Hartnett Building
2920 N. Pearl Street
Dallas, TX, 75201


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198107/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified - Estate Planning and Probate LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2012
Super Lawyer - Trusts & EstatesTexas Monthly Magazine2011
"The Best Lawyers in America"Best Lawyers in America2011
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
"Who's Who in American LawWho's Who in American Law -Marquis2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHartnett Law Firm1981 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Bar FoundationFellow1994 - Present
American College of Trust and Estate CounselFellow1993 - Present
Texas House of RepresentativesElected Member1991 - Present
Texas Board of Legal SpecializationBoard Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law1986 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1981 - Present
Dallas Bar Association, Probate, Trusts and Estate SectionMember1981 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Southwestern Law Journal"Annual Survey of Wills and TrustsN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Harvard UniversityAmerican HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1978