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G. Ward Beaudry Profile


G. Ward Winn of Winn, Beaudry and Winn Attorneys at LawG. WARD BEAUDRY, (P.C.)
• Admitted to Bar: 1965, Texas; 1969, U.S. Supreme Court.
• Education:
Austin College (B.A., with honors, 1963); University of Texas (J.D., 1965). Phi Alpha Delta.
Estate Planning; Probate and Trust Law; Elder Law; Trust and Estate Litigation; Corporate Litigation; Family Business and Succession Planning; Mediation; Member, American Red Cross Planned Giving Committee.

• Memberships & Affiliations:
American Arbitration Association
AARP Legal Services Network
Dallas Bar Association: Held numerous committee and office postings.(Member Council, Section of Probate, Trusts and Estates; Council; Secretary and Treasurer; Chairman‑Elect; Chairman; Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, ), Federal and American (Member, Section of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law, Litigation and Dispute Resolution Committee and Alternative Dispute Resolution Section) Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas (Member, Section of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law; Chairman, Subcommittee on Claims; Alternative Dispute Resolution Section; Computer and Tecnology Section)
Dallas Estate Planning Council
Veterans’ Administration (Accredited Attorney)
National Eldercare Professionals Community
North Texas Estate Planning Council (Charter Member, Board of Directors);
College of the State Bar of Texas 2000-present
American Bar Foundation
Texas Bar Foundation
Dallas Bar Foundation (Life Fellow)
Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas (Sustaining Member, 2003-present)
Accredited Estate Planner, 1995-present
National Association of Estate Planning Councils, 1995–present 
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, 2000-present
United States Marine Corps Reserves, (Lieutenant Colonel, 1965‑1969)
ElderCare Matters (Charter Member)
American Red Cross (Planned Giving Committee)

• Speaking Engagements & Presentations:

  • Administration of the Estate in Texas
  • Elder Law in Texas
  • A Practical Guide to Estate Administration in Texas
  • Advanced Estate Planning Techniques in Texas
  • Fundamental Problems & Procedures in Texas Probate Administration
  • How to Draft Wills and Trusts in Texas 
  • Tax Aspects of Texas Limited Liability Companies
  • Speaker: Probate Trusts and Estate Section, Dallas Bar Associationon seven different occasions.
  • Instructor: National Business Institute (NBI)
    • Administration of the Estate in Texas; 1991, 1993, 1996, 1997, 1999-2001, 2003-2004, 2014
    • Elder Law in Texas, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997 and 1999 and 2001
    • Estate Planning, 1998, 2000, 2001
    • Tax Aspects of Limited Liability Companies in Texas, 2002, 2007
    • How to Draft Effective Wills and Trusts for Your Clients in Texas -2005
    • LLC v. LLP in Texas: Which Entity is Best for Your Client?-2005
    • Medical Assistance Planning–2006
    • Fundamental Issues in Elder Law -2007
    • Financial Statement Analysis: Understand and Interpret Financial Results for Better Management, Investment and Credit Decisions -2007 
    • Accounting for Estates and Trusts in Texas - 2006
    • Estate Administration Procedures -2008, 2014
    • The Probate Process from Start to Finish-2008
    • Estate Administration Procedures: Why Each Step Is Important – 2011
    • Business Contracts A to Z - 2011

• Ratings & Recognitions:

  • Super Lawyer (Thomson Reuters) 2012-present Super Lawyer
  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-HubbellRated AV Preeminent
  • Avvo Legal Directory Rated 10.0  Avvo Legal Directory Rating 10.0

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Areas of Practice
Individuals & Families
» Wills, Trusts & Estates
» Trust Administration
» Probate & Estate Admin.
» Probate Litigation
» Veterans Benefits Planning
» Special Needs Planning
» Education Planning
» Elder Care
» Taxation & Tax Strategies
» Guardianships
» Wealth Preservation
» Charitable Planning
» Asset Protection
» Mediation & Arbitration
Business & Commercial
» Business Launch Planning
» Business Litigation
» Tax Optimization
» Employment Law
» General Counsel
» Succession Planning
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Office Location
4200 Thanksgiving Tower
1601 Elm Street
Dallas, Texas 75201-7203
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