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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Estate Planning: 25%
  2. Elder Law: 20%
  3. Business: 20%
  4. Probate: 15%
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

13 total 

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  • John Greel Ralls Jr.

    I endorse this lawyer. Mike is an experienced TX business attorney and I recommend him. I enjoyed working with him at an attorney conference a couple of years ago. I was very impressed by his knowledge.

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    John Ralls Oil and gas Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Hershel Robert Chapin

    I have known Mr. Wald for over a decade and have engaged his legal services in the past. He has consistently proven himself as an extremely knowledgeable attorney & counselor in the fields of wills, estate planning, and probate. Mr. Wald unites the qualities of friendliness, thoughtfulness, keen foresight, dependability, and sensitivity to client needs. His service to his country, his local community, and the global community is awe-inspiring and makes me proud to know him.

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Contact info

Underwood Perkins, PC

5420 LBJ Freeway #1900
Dallas, TX, 75240

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198007/16/2016
VAAuthorized to practice law197809/15/2015
NYCurrently registered 197803/07/2016
FLRetired197906/21/2016
DCRetired197807/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1998
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1997
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1996
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1995
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1994
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1993
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1992
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1991
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1990
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1989
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1988
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1987
creditors' rightsboard certifiedN/A
Accredited Estate PlannerNational Association of Estate PlannersN/A
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
North Dallas Bar AssociationTreasurer2011 - Present
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Texas Bar JournalOf Malpractice, Ethics, and the ‘Simple Will’2000
Texas BankingThere is no such thing as a ‘simple’ will2000
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wharton School, University of PennsylvaniaEconomicsBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
London School of Economics and Political ScienceEconomicsGeneral StudiesN/A
Duke University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Liberty Mutual Agents MeetingEstate Planning Basics2011
Conference on Pre-Need PlanningPlanning for Long Term Care2011