Terry R. Leach J.D.

Terry R. Leach J.D.






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Terry R. Leach J.D.

Areas Of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Estate Tax
  • Advanced Medical Directives
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Elder Law
  • Powers of Attorney

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Certified Mediator

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1976
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2015


  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • J.D. with Honors - 1975
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
    • B.S.I.E. - 1971

Honors and Awards

  • Eagle Scout - B.S.A.
  • Who’s Who in American Law
  • Top Attorneys - Fort Worth Magazine, 2012-Present
  • AV Rated Attorney - Martindale Hubbell, 1985-Present
  • 5 Star Wealth Manager Client Satisfaction - Texas Monthly
  • 360 West Magazine - Top Attorney, Estate Planning & Probate
  • AV Preeminent Judicial Edition, Martindale-Hubble, 2015-Present
  • America’s Most Honored Professional, Top 1%, The American Registry, 2016-Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Fellow
  • Texas Academy of Probate and Trust Attorneys
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Tarrant County Probate Bar Associations, Founding Director
  • Northeast Tarrant county Bar Association, Past President
  • Texas Municipal Courts Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Presiding Judge, Town of Lakeside Municipal Court
  • Associate Judge, City of Grapevine Municipal Court

Pro Bono Activities

  • HEB ISD Education Foundation, Past President
  • Mid Cities Optimist Club, Past President
  • Colleyville Lions Club, Past Treasurer
  • Hurst Community Foundation
  • Veterans Project Standdown
  • HEB Chamber of Commerce