Professional Credentials



  • Board Certified Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization 1980-

Legal affiliations

  • Frank Law Firm, LLP, 2006-
  • Former Senior Partner, Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry, 1974-2005
  • Houston Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Section, Past Chairman
  • Houston Business and Estate Planning Council, Past President
  • Adjunct Professor, Estate Planning, University of Houston Law Center


  • University of Texas at Austin (B.B.A. with Honors)

  • University of Houston (J.D.)

TCH Bad Pants Tournament

TCH Bad Pants Tournament

community affiliations

  • Texas Children's Hospital, Past Chairman and  Committee Member - Bad Pants Open which has raised over $5 million for the TCH Newborn Center
  • University of Houston Law Alumni Association, Past President and Board Member
  • Former Associate National Commissioner, Anti-Defamation League
  • Former Board Member, Southwest Region, Anti-Defamation League
  • Former Vice Chair, Southwest Region Anti-Defamation League
  • Fort Bend Telephone Company, Board of Directors
  • University Children's Hospital at Hermann, Past Executive Committee for Children's Telethon
  • Houston Association for Wheelchair Tennis, Founder and Past President
  • Alumni and Friends of Bellaire High School, Inc.
  • Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy - established charitable foundation for recreational greenspace from a flood retention area
  • University of Texas Exes Life Member