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Jennifer P. Sibley
Biography

Jennifer Sibley focuses her practice in the areas of private clients and estate planning, counseling individuals, families, and business owners regarding wealth preservation, tax planning, business succession planning, and estate and trust administration. Jennifer’s estate planning practice ranges from preparing basic wills and ancillary estate planning documents to structuring complex estate plans. Having earned a master’s degree in personal financial planning, she enjoys working with clients to implement estate plans that are coordinated with their comprehensive financial plan. Likewise, she represents business owners in creating business succession plans that are synchronized with personal estate plans and business goals. Jennifer believes in crafting a plan that is tailored to the unique needs of each individual, family, or business owner, while maintaining as much simplicity as possible.


Jennifer also represents executors and administrators in the probate and administration of estates and the preparation of estate and gift tax returns, as well as trustees in the administration of trust estates. She frequently consults with the firm’s litigation attorneys regarding contested matters in the areas of estate and trust administration.

Prior to her legal career, Jennifer taught Latin to middle school and junior high school students.

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Texas Tech University School of Law, 2011
  • Master of Science in Personal Financial Planning, Texas Tech University, 2011
  • B.A., cum laude, University of Mississippi, 2008
Presentations

Please contact Jennifer if you are interested in her presenting to your company or group on these or other estate planning and probate topics.

  • Overview of Texas inheritance laws and probate process
  • Estate planning documents
  • Trusts
  • Estate planning for business owners
  • Estate planning for S-corporation shareholders
Noteworthy
  • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™
  • Selected by attorney peers as a Texas Rising Star®, Texas Monthly, 2017
  • CALI Award for highest achievement in Wills and Trusts
  • American Jurisprudence Award for outstanding performance in Commercial Law
Activities & Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association, Probate, Trusts & Estates Section
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • Dallas Estate Planning Council
  • Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce
    • LEAD YP, Class of 2016
    • Young Professionals Networking Committee
  • Mercy Street Mentor
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, Tax Preparer (2010 – 2011)