Estate Planning and Probate
Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
J.D. University of Tulsa College of Law, 2000
M.B.A. Utah State University, 1996
B.A. Utah State University, 1994
State of Texas, 2001
U.S. Tax Court
Mike Sweet has substantial experience representing individuals, corporate trustees and executors, grantors, beneficiaries and heirs in a comprehensive range of legal services in estate planning, probate, trust and estate tax. He also advises business clients with their organizational, contractual and transactional needs.
Mr. Sweet is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization – a mark of excellence and distinguishing accomplishment achieved by fewer than 10% of practicing attorneys in Texas. To achieve board certification, Mr. Sweet was required to pass a rigorous examination and demonstrate extensive expertise and knowledge in his specialty area. He must also engage in a continuous course of study in his specialty.
Mr. Sweet was recognized by Thomson Reuters in Texas Monthly in 2011 as a Rising Star in the area of Estate Planning and Probate – signifying a high degree of peer recognition and achievement in his practice area. Prior to practicing law, Mr. Sweet worked as a Certified Public Accountant with a multinational tax and consulting firm.
President of BYU Management Society – Fort Worth Chapter (2012)
State Bar of Texas
Tarrant County Bar Association
Texas Rising Star for Estate Planning and Probate by Thomson Reuters, Texas Monthly (2011)
Managing Editor, Tulsa Law Journal