Darryl V. Pratt

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Frisco, TX

Pratt Law Group, PLLC
 | 2591 Dallas Pkwy, Suite 505
Frisco, TX 75034
Phone: 972-600-2638
Fax: 972-712-2832
Selected to Rising Stars: 2006
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Estate Planning & Probate (40%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (40%),
  • Tax: Business (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (20%),
  • Tax: Business (20%),
  • Entertainment & Sports (10%),
  • Bankruptcy: Business (10%),
  • Bankruptcy: Business (10%),
  • Entertainment & Sports (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Darryl V. Pratt is the founder and managing member of the Pratt Law Group, PLLC, in Frisco, Texas. A highly rated attorney with more than 22 years of legal experience, Mr. Pratt represents the needs and interests of clients throughout North Texas and the surrounding areas of Oklahoma who have legal matters involving any of the following:

· Business law, formation and planning, including corporations, LLCs and nonprofits

· Estate planning

· Probate

· Wills, trusts, powers of attorney, HIPAA releases and living wills

· Guardianship and Elder Law

· Tax law

· Bankruptcy and debt

Along with being a licensed attorney in both Texas and Oklahoma, Mr. Pratt is also a Certified Public Accountant in each state. Combining his legal and accounting knowledge and experience, Mr. Pratt provides invaluable counsel and support to both business and individual clients with their complex financial matters. Well-versed in state and federal tax laws, he also delivers effective strategies to help his clients reduce their overall tax liabilities for their companies and their estates, and he provides exceptional advocacy to those dealing with issues with the IRS.

A personable and compassionate lawyer, Mr. Pratt finds great reward in being able to help families plan for their future as well as ensuring that their benefactor's final wishes are met. He also gains enormous satisfaction from assisting clients with establishing their businesses and helping both business owners and consumer clients who are struggling under the weight of overwhelming debt.

In recognition of his exemplary professionalism and outstanding client service, Mr. Pratt has earned top client ratings on Avvo as well as exceptional peer reviews on Martindale-Hubbell. He has also received Martindale-Hubbell's Client Distinction Award along with consistent recognition as one of his region's leading attorneys for trusts and estates, bankruptcy, and business law.

A 1993 honors graduate of The University of Oklahoma, Mr. Pratt obtained his Juris Doctor from School of Law in 1997. Along with practicing before all Texas and Oklahoma state courts, he also holds his admission to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

A consummate professional and leader in his field, Mr. Pratt is an active member of numerous local, state and national legal and accounting organizations, including the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Dallas Estate Planning Council and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, among others.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Estate Planning & Probate (40%): Estate Planning, Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Trusts, Wills, Wills

Estate Planning & Probate (40%): Estate Planning, Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Trusts, Wills, Wills

Tax (20%): Tax Law, Tax Law

Business/Corporate (20%): Business Formation and Planning, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Contracts, Business Organizations, Business Organizations

Business/Corporate (20%): Business Formation and Planning, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Contracts, Business Organizations, Business Organizations

Tax (20%): Tax Law, Tax Law

Entertainment & Sports (10%): Entertainment, Sports & Leisure Law, Entertainment, Sports & Leisure Law

Bankruptcy (10%): Bankruptcy Law, Bankruptcy Law

Bankruptcy (10%): Bankruptcy Law, Bankruptcy Law

Entertainment & Sports (10%): Entertainment, Sports & Leisure Law, Entertainment, Sports & Leisure Law

Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Tax Law, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations, Entertainment, Sports & Leisure Law, Bankruptcy Law

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Rising Stars: 2006

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About Darryl Pratt

Admitted: 1997, Texas

Professional Webpage: https://texasestates.com/our-team

Honors/Awards:

  • Certified Public Accountant, Texas State Board of Public Accountancy - 1997., Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, 1997
  • Oklahoma Board of Public Accountancy - 1997., Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Oklahoma Board of Public Accountancy, 1997

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Accredited Veterans Administration Attorney, 2001
  • Certified Public Accountant - Oklahoma Board of Public Accountancy, 1997
  • Certified Public Accountant - Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, 1997

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • United States Bankruptcy Court - Eastern District of Texas, 1999
  • Mr. Pratt is a member of the Collin County, Denton County and Dallas County Bar Associations and the State Bar of Texas (Member, Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Estate Planning and Taxation Sections), the American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, American Bar Association (Member, Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Estate Planning and Taxation Sections), the North Texas and Dallas Estate Planning Councils, the Dallas Chapter of the National Council for Planned Giving, the America Institute of CPAs, the Texas Society of CPAs, and the Frisco Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Pratt is also an accredited attorney authorized to handle claims before the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Mr. Pratt is admitted to practice law in all courts by the Texas Supreme Court and Oklahoma Supreme Court, and is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas; and the United States Tax Court., 1997
  • United States Bankruptcy Court - Northern District of Texas, 1999
  • UNITED STATES TAX COURT, 1999
  • Oklahoma State Bar

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Pro Bono services for multiple charitable organizations

Educational Background:

  • University of Oklahoma - BBA in Accounting, with Honors, 1993

Industry Groups

  • TX Society Of CPAs; North TX Estate Planning Council; American Assoc CPAs
  • TX Society Of CPAs; North TX Estate Planning Council; American Assoc CPAs
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Office Location for Darryl V. Pratt

2591 Dallas Pkwy
Suite 505
Frisco, TX 75034

Phone: 972-600-2638

Fax: 972-712-2832

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Last Updated: 9/5/2019

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