Laura L. Stapleton

Laura's law practice is in the areas of tax planning, real estate, corporate and estate planning and probate. She is also a Certified Public Accountant. Her tax planning practice includes federal, state, and international tax planning for businesses and individuals seeking to minimize tax obligations while accomplishing objectives. Her real estate practice includes representing clients in the purchase and disposition of improved and unimproved property, development of property, structuring ownership entities, tax-free and like-kind exchanges, and negotiation of all types of loans. Ms. Stapleton’s corporate practice involves representing clients in the acquisition and disposition of businesses, mergers, and business entity planning including partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations. She represents issuers and broker/dealers in matters relating to state and federal securities regulation, including the preparation of private placement memoranda and other offering documents. Ms. Stapleton drafts estate plans implementing documents to accomplish client objectives as to the disposition of estates. She also represents executors in probate administration and the settlement of estates.

Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Laura has practiced tax law in Texas for over twenty years.

Education Taxation, New York University, 1993
J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 1992
Masters of Taxation, Baylor University, 1988
BBA, Accounting, Southern Methodist University, 1987

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Texas

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Bar Association
State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
Texas Society of CPAs
Dallas CPA Society

Laura L. Stapleton
Laura L. Stapleton
Senior Counsel
  • phone (214) 744-3700
  • toll-free (800) 451-0093
  • fax (214) 747-3732
Areas of Practice
© Meadows, Collier, Reed, Cousins, Crouch & Ungerman, L.L.P.901 Main Street, Suite 3700, Dallas Texas 75202phone (214) 744-3700 | toll-free (800) 451-0093 | fax (214) 747-3732Hosted on the FirmWise Platform