Lauren Davis Hunt

Lauren Davis Hunt

Associate
Location:
Austin, Texas
Phone:
512-542-2023
Fax:
512-542-2011
Email:

Ms. Hunt is an associate of Osborne, Helman, Knebel & Scott, LLP.  She focuses her practice in the area of fiduciary litigation, primarily involving trust, estate, guardianship, power of attorney, community property and financial account disputes, and she represents clients on both sides of the docket.  Ms. Hunt frequently represents charitable organizations in controversies related to trust and estate disputes. In 2016, Ms. Hunt was elected to a four-year term as a Council Member of the Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.

Education

• Baylor University Law School (J.D., 2007)
• Rhodes College (B.A., International Studies, Phi Beta Kappa, 2001)

Practice Areas

• Fiduciary Litigation
• Probate, Estate & Trust Administration

Professional Memberships and Honors

• Council Member, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section of the State Bar of Texas (2016 – 2020)
• Listed, Texas Rising Stars, sponsored by Thomson Reuters and published in Texas Monthly (2016)
• Member, Austin Bar Association
• Member, State Bar of Texas
• Member, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
• Member, Texas Bar Foundation
• Founding Member, The Fifty (supports Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas)
• Past Member, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, Trust Code Committee
• U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas

Publications and Presentations

• Panelist, "Case Development Strategies," State Bar of Texas Fiduciary Litigation Course, December 2016.
• Author/Presenter, "Standing and Capacity to Sue in Estate and Trust Litigation," Tarrant County Probate Litigation Seminar, September 2016.
• Author/Presenter, "Standing and Capacity to Sue in Estate and Trust Litigation," State Bar of Texas Fiduciary Litigation Course, December 2015
• Author/Presenter, "The Client is Incapacitated - What Do You Do Next?," State Bar of Texas Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course, June 2014
• Panelist, "Decanting with No Sour Grapes," State Bar of Texas Estate Planning and Probate Drafting, October 2013. 
• Author/Presenter, "Capacity, Standing and Jurisdiction," State Bar of Texas Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course, June 2013
• Moderator, "Informal Demand or Formal Discovery: The Debate on Obtaining Information from Fiduciaries Under Their Duty to Disclose," State Bar of Texas, Fiduciary Litigation Beyond the Basics, 2011
• Co-Author/Presenter, "Exculpatory Clauses," State Bar of Texas, Trial of a Fiduciary Litigation Case, December 2009

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