Thomas A. Ford, Jr., Attorney and Counselor at Law
Professional Accreditation: Licensed by the Texas Supreme Court and admitted to practice by the Federal Courts of the Eastern and Northern Districts of Texas.
Education: Texas Christian University (Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting); South Texas College of Law (Juris Doctor).
Member: Texas Bar Association, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, Wealth Counsel.
Positions: Principal, Ford & Watts, PLLC.; former Programmer and Operations Manager for Oil Field Services firm; former Programmer and Systems Analyst for Fortune 500 International Chemical firm; former Director of Management Information Services for Fortune 500 International Products and Services firm, former Vice President and President of an International Tuna Fishing firm; and former Part Owner and Treasurer of an International Sardine Canning firm. Plano Community Activities include Founder and Principal of The Law Firm of Thomas A. Ford, Jr.; graduate of the Leadership Plano Program; and former membership in the Plano Metro Rotary Club, Republican Men’s Club, Plano Chamber of Commerce; coach for PSA girls’ softball; assistant coach for PSA boys’ football and baseball; Collin County Bar Association, and Legal Advisor to the Plano Quarterback Club. Also a former member of the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys, Estate Planning Counsel of Texas, Dallas Estate Planning Counsel, Dallas Bar Association, and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.
Personal: Married for 31 years to the former Myra Winn of Washburn, North Dakota, two children, Winston and Kendra. Honorable Discharge as a Second Lieutenant, Infantry, from the U.S. Army Reserve.
The attorneys at the Law Offices of Ford & Watts PLLC assist clients with Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law, Medicaid, Special Needs Planning and Estate Administration. They serve clients in the Greater Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex including but not limited to: Dallas, Denton, Collin, Tarrant Counties and the cities of Plano (75093, 75023, 75024), Allen, Frisco, Mesquite, Garland, Dallas (75219, 75201, 75202), McKinney, Denton, and Park Cities.