Jennifer Lewis

Jennifer Lewis | Farrow-Gillespie & Heath LLP

Estate Planning
Business and Corporate Law
Probate
Taxation

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Jennifer N. Lewis is a partner with Farrow-Gillespie & Heath LLP. Her primary practice areas are estate planning, probate, guardianships, corporate law, and taxation.  Ms. Lewis has substantial experience in administration of trusts and decedents’ estates. She advises clients regarding estate and incapacity planning; federal income, estate, and gift tax issues; probate, trust, and guardianship administrations; and the formation and operation of business entities and non-profit organizations. In addition to handling complex estates, Ms. Lewis provides cost effective estate planning and probate solutions to individuals and families.

Ms. Lewis has recently been named to the list of Texas Super Lawyer “Rising Stars” (a Thomson Reuters service), which represents the top 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40 in the State of Texas. She was honored in December 2015 as “The One to Watch” by the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers.

Ms. Lewis is a 2008 graduate of the University of Houston Law Center, where she was business development editor for the Houston Business and Tax Law Journal, and an officer of the Texas Aggies Law Student Association and of the Christian Legal Society.  In 2007, she served as intern to United States District Judge Jane J. Boyle, Northern District of Texas.  She is an alumna of the Oxford University Study Abroad Program.  Ms. Lewis has substantial experience as a Certified Public Accountant assistant.

Farrow-Gillespie & Heath LLP | Dallas, TX

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate  and Guardianship
  • Taxation
  • Business Formation and Transactions

Education

  • J.D., University of Houston Law Center, 2008
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Texas A&M University, 2005

Awards and Recognitions

  • Internship, Hon. Jane J. Boyle, United States District Court
  • Texas Super Lawyer “Rising Star,” 2016
  • DAYL One to Watch, December 2015
  • Co-chair, Elderlaw Committee, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL), 2012-2016
  • DAYL Leadership Program, 2012

Publications and Presentations

  • “Estate Planning Basics,” presented to various business entities, 2013-2017
  • “Texas Probate Passport,” Texas Young Lawyers Association, 2014 Revisions

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Dallas Bar Association, Probate Section Member
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Member and Committee Co-Chair
  • DAYL Foundation, Life Fellow
  • Advocates for Community Transformation (ACT), Crime Prevention Team Leader