Licensed to practice law since 1998, Lawrence is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and is a member of the Texas Bar College, the Houston Bar Association, the Fort Bend County Bar Association, Attorneys in Tax and Probate, and Disability and Elder Law Attorney Association.
He received his Bachelor Degree in Molecular Biology/Chemistry from the University of Texas at Austin, his Master Degree in Philosophy from the University of Houston, his Juris Doctorate from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law (now Texas A&M University School of Law), and his Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Tax Law from the University of Houston Law Center.
Mr. Dietlein believes the law exists to help and protect people and should not overwhelm or frighten good citizens. That it is a lawyer's responsibility to help clients feel comfortable and at ease, particularly during the course of estate administration. For the bereaved that have lost a loved one, Mr. Dietlein not only guides them through each legal step but is available long after the probate process is complete.
The Law Office of Lawrence F. Dietlein, Jr. is focused on estate planning (wills, trusts, charitable giving, and related vehicles) and probate. Mr. Dietlein is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Mr. Dietlein principally represents family members and individuals seeking to plan the disposition of their estates through wills, trusts and family partnerships. In addition, Mr. Dietlein counsels both individual and corporate fiduciaries regarding trust and estate administration.
The firm associates with several attorneys who handle other areas of law - including civil/criminal litigation (both federal and state), personal injury, wrongful death, and tax litigation (including audit representation).