Law Offices of Dean P. Shearer

16815 Royal Crest DriveSuite 170Houston, TX 77058- 2534

Updated: 11/18/2017

Overview

Office Info

Previous Law Firm Name

  • Dean P. Shearer

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Trusts
  • Wills
  • Taxation Law
  • Business Organizations

Honors

  • Who?s Who in American Law, 11th Ed., 2000 - 2001
  • President?s Award for Outstanding Service

Published Works

  • Co-Author, "Ancillary Administration: The Out of State Estate", (Co-Author with Marjorie Schultz), State Bar of Texas Professional Development Program
  • Co-Author, "The Estate: Planning and Administration for Lawyers and Legal Assistants", (Co-Author with Marjorie Schultz), Dallas, Texas, May, 1988
  • ?Guidelines for Reviewing and Revising an Estate Plan?, Estate Planning, Warren, Gorham & Lamont, May, Vol. 27, No. 4, 2000
  • "Reviewing Estate Plans: Tax and Non-Tax Issues", Houston Bar Association CLE Seminar, Houston, Texas, November, 14, 2002
  • "Reviewing Estate Plans: Tax and Non-Tax Issues" , Houston Bar Association CLE Seminar, Houston, Texas, November 14, 2002
  • "Reviewing Estate Plans from a Charitable Perspective", Giving Council of Houston, Houston, Texas, January 23, 2003
  • "Nontraditional Estates Require Planning", Houston Chronicle, February 28, 2003

Classes and Seminars

  • Co-Speaker, "Ancillary Administration: The Out of State Estate", State Bar of Texas Professional Development Program, 1987
  • Co-Speaker, "The Estate: Planning and Administration for Lawyers and Legal Assistants", Dallas, Texas, 1988 - 1987
  • Co-Speaker, "Case Studies in Estate Planning", School of Insurance and Financial Planning Services, Continuing Education Seminar, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, August 18, 1992
  • Co-Speaker, "The Art of Transferring Assets Tax Free", Houston Chapter International Association for Financial Planning, Continuing Education Seminar, Houston, Texas, June 1, 1994
  • Speaker, "How to Hire an Attorney?, University of Houston ?People?s Law School" , University of Houston Law Center, Houston, Texas, October 16, 1999
  • Moderator/Host, "Learn About the Law", "Elder and Family Law Issues", "Immigration Law Issues", Houston Bar Association, 2000
  • Speaker, "Law as a Career" , Houston Bar Association Speaker?s Bureau, November 14, 2000
  • Speaker, "Reviewing Estate Plans: Tax and Non-Tax Issues", Houston Bar Association CLE Seminar, Houston, Texas, November 14, 2002
  • Speaker, "Reviewing Estate Plans from a Charitable Perspective", Giving Council of Houston, Houston, Texas, January 23, 2003
  • Instructor, "Estate Planning", CFP Certification Exam Review, Rice University, School of Continuing Studies, February 14, 2004
  • Panelist, "Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Estate Planning & Charitable Gifts" , Planned Giving Council of Houston, May 27, 2004
  • "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know Concerning Estate Planning & Charitable Gifts", Giving Council of Houston, January 25, 2007
  • "Types of Trusts Used in Estte Planning", "Trust Administration in Texas", Lorman Education Services, Seminar, Houston, Texas, June 17, 2007

Pro Bono Activities

  • University of Houston System Planned Gift Advisory Council, 2002 - Present
  • San Jacinto College Legal Assistant Advisory Committee, 2001 - 2002
  • Board of Trustees, Clear Lake City Community Association, 1992 - 1994
  • Vice President, Clear Lake City Community Association
  • Girls Softball Assistant Coach, Bay Area Youth Sports , 1992 - Present
  • Boys Baseball Manager, Bay Area Youth Sports, 1994 - 1999
  • Nasa Area Pony Baseball Manager, Bay Area Youth Sports, 2001
  • Bay Area Texas Baseball, Boys Youth Baseball Manager, Bay Area Youth Sports, 2006 - 2008
  • Boys Basketball Coach, YMCA, 1995 - 1997
  • Cub Scout Assistant Den Leader, Boy Scouts of America, Sam Houston Area Council, Page 595
  • Cub Scout Assistant Den Leader, Boy Scouts of America, Sam Houston Area Council, Page 595, 1994 - 1995
  • Weblos Assistant Den Leader, Boy Scouts of America, Sam Houston Area Council, Page 595, 1996
  • Classroom Consultant, Junior Achievement, 1994
  • Volunteer, Habitat for Humanity, 1995
  • Volunteer, Habitat for Humanity, 1997
  • Judge, National Mock Trial Competition, South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas, 2000

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16815 Royal Crest DriveSuite 170Houston, TX 77058- 2534

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