Donald O. Jansen serves as Senior Tax Counsel in the Business Law Section of the Office of General Counsel.
He is a retired senior partner of Fulbright & Jaworski, L.L.P. Mr. Jansen is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel. He is a past Chairman of the Committee of Significant Current Literature and a past Vice-Chair of the Insurance Committee, Probate and Trust Division, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the American Bar Association. He is a past Probate Editor of the Newsletter of the Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. Mr. Jansen is a member of the Advisory Committee, Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, University of Miami School of Law.
Mr. Jansen has a JD, Loyola University New Orleans (cum laude) and a LLM, Georgetown University, He is a specialist in estate planning and probate law certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He has been designated by his peers as Texas Super Lawyer in estate planning 2003-2005.