Estate Planning and Probate



Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate, Texas Board of Legal Specialization


J.D.  University of Texas School of Law, Phi Delta Phi, 1972

B.B.A. University of North Texas, 1969

Bar Admissions

State of Texas, 1972

Tommy Boswell served as a founding and managing shareholder of Boswell & Kober (17 attorneys) from 1990-2000, and as the managing shareholder of Winstead’s Fort Worth office from 2001-2012. He served as a Senior Shareholder at Winstead P.C. from 2017-2019. Mr. Boswell joined Brackett & Ellis, P.C. in 2020.

Mr. Boswell represents corporations, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, professional associations and professional corporations involving the formation, acquisition and dissolution of entities, tax-free mergers and other reorganizations, buy-sell agreements and other stock transfer restriction arrangements, conversion of legal entities to other forms of legal entities and day-to-day representation of all related business matters. He also assists clients with estate and gift tax planning, probate administrations, will contests, trust administration issues, judicial modification of irrevocable trust arrangements and related activities. Mr. Boswell is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.


Cook Children’s Medical Center System Board and Foundation Board (16 years) (Chairman, 2006-2008; Former Member of Board and Member of Executive Committee, Compensation, Trustee nominating and Endowed Chair Committees

Chairman of Cook Children’s Indemnity Company (offshore insurance company), 2012-current)

Fort Worth Museum of Science & History (Former Trustee-10 years)

Fort Worth Country Day School (Former Trustee — 6 years)

Steeplechase Club

Jewel Charity Ball

Professional Recognition

Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, Closely Held Business (2003-2007), (2009 -2010)

Power Attorney, Fort Worth Business Press, 2011

Tarrant County’s Top Attorneys, Fort Worth, Texas (2005-2008), (2010-2019)

Tarrant County Young Lawyers — President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer


State Bar of Texas

Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation