Diann M. Addison

Diann M. Addison

P 214-273-0568
F 214-273-0569

Practice Emphasis:

Diann practices in the areas of estate administration and estate planning for high net worth clients.  Diann also advises on estate and gift tax implications of wealth transfers.

Education and Professional Background:

Southern Methodist University, LL.M. in Taxation, 1981
Southern Methodist University, J.D.; M.B.A., 1980
Southern Methodist University, B.B.A., 1976
Beta Gamma Sigma


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

Honors and Awards:

AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell


State Bar of Texas


Member, Dallas Bar Association and Probate, Trusts and Estates Section
Member , Dallas Estate Planning Council
Member, State Bar of Texas
Member, Real Estate, Probate & Trust Law Section, State Bar of Texas
Board of Governors, Dallas Estate Planning Council (2011-2013)

Civic Activities:

SMU Planned Giving Advisory Council (2009-2015)

Publications and Presentations:

Diann has been a contributing author of numerous books and lecturer in the areas of taxation and wealth planning.