Practice Areas: Tax, Trusts and Estate Planning
DALLAS — Hughes & Luce announces the hiring of two new partners in its Trusts and Estates Practice Group, one in Austin and one in Dallas.
Michael J. Baldwin joins in the Austin office from the firm of Osborne & Helman, L.L.P., while Philip Lindquist leaves a solo practice to join the firm in the Dallas office.
Michael J. Baldwin
Baldwin advises and consults with affluent families, providing general and tax counsel, including wealth transfer planning, business succession planning, tax planning and general corporate advice and administration. He is a member of the Texas Academy of Estate Planning and Probate Lawyers, Central Texas Estate Planning Counsel and the Travis County Probate Bar Association. He is board certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Baldwin earned his law degree in 1993 from Louisiana State University, following up with an LL.M. in taxation from the University of Denver in 1994. He received his B.A. from Baylor University in 1989.
Lindquist has represented major bank trust departments, very wealthy individuals, family business owners and many individuals who simply wanted to be sure that their assets would benefit their families and charities to the greatest extent possible. Working for 20 years with individuals on their trust and estate-related issues taught Lindquist the importance of listening to each client and developing an approach that is right for them.
He has been board certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1995. He earned his law degree from the University of Texas in 1983 and his bachelor’s from Southern Nazarene University in 1980.