Timothy J. Hardesty
Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Midlothian, TX
An attorney at the Hardesty Law Office, Timothy J. Hardesty divides his practice between business law, and estate planning and administration. From the firm's offices in Midlothian, Texas, he provides sophisticated representation to companies and individuals throughout the greater Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan area. Mr. Hardesty has been admitted to practice before all Texas state courts since 2010.
In his estate planning practice, Mr. Hardesty counts among his clients, and people and families with significant assets and high net worth. He helps them to preserve and protect their legacies for future generations through his extensive experience in the preparation and review of wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, financial and health care powers of attorney, family limited partnership agreements, and advance health care directives. In the event of the death of a testator client, Mr. Hardesty helps heirs go through the probate process and works to ensure that matters are handled as thoroughly and expeditiously as possible.
Mr. Hardesty also represents entrepreneurs and their new ventures in several aspects. At the outset, he helps them determine what the most appropriate form of legal entity might be, and once it is formed, he provides advice and counsel on its ongoing needs and affairs. In the event of a business dispute, Mr. Hardesty's background in civil litigation often comes into play. However, he will at times recommend that the parties seek a resolution through mediation.
Mr. Hardesty majored in philosophy at Austin College in Sherman, Texas, and he received a Bachelor of Arts in 2000. Several years later, he enrolled at SMU Dedman School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor with honors in 2010. Mr. Hardesty has been active in the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers and other professional groups.
- 60%Estate Planning & Probate
Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Contracts, Business Organizations
- Rising Stars: 2019 - 2020
About Timothy J. Hardesty
First Admitted: 2010, Texas
Professional Webpage: https://hardestylawoffice.com/tim-hardesty/
Pro bono/Community Service
SMU Dedman School of Law Sports Law Negotiations Team, Coach
Dallas Area Young Lawyers Leadership Class, Member, 2012
Dallas Area Young Lawyers Trivia Bowl Committee, Member
Dallas Area Young Lawyers CLE and Professionalism Committee, Co-Chair
Dallas Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Committee, Member
Austin College, BA., Philosophy, 2000
Last Updated: 5/15/2022