Brown, Bauman & Smith
A Professional Corporation
400 East 5th Street
Tyler, TX 75701

Tyler Business and Estate Planning Lawyers

Dedicated attorneys assisting East Texas businesses and individuals

Brown, Bauman & Smith, A Professional Corporation, is a dedicated business formation, estate planning, and probate law firm in Tyler, Texas.  We offer legal help to companies and individuals in Smith County and throughout East Texas.

Focused elder law and business law practice

At Brown, Bauman & Smith, we do not claim to be equally proficient in all areas of the law. We believe that fully understanding the intricacies of business law, estate planning, and elder law in Texas requires dedication and experience. Only then can we properly guide you to the best possible solution for your unique situation.

This is why we choose to concentrate our practice in a few targeted practice areas.  Doing so, we have developed a long record of meeting legal needs and surpassing expectations of our clients in these focused areas:

  • Business formation and updates
    We advise and help dentists, doctors, stores, and other local businesses setting up and managing their services to the community.  Learn more.
  • Estate planning
    We guide our clients through all aspects of estate planning, including trust planning, protecting assets for beneficiaries, modifying trusts, and litigating.  Learn more.
  • Elder law
    We have years of experience assisting families and individuals with asset protection, public benefits planning, estate recovery claims, guardianship, disability trusts, and representation in Texas state recovery claims.  Learn more.

Our experienced legal team

At the core of the practice is a veteran team of legal counselors:

  • Thomas J. Brown—an experienced business law and estate planning attorney, serving the Smith County region for more than 25 years
  • H.C. "Chuck" Bauman, III—the first certified elder law attorney in East Texas, focused on probate, estate planning, and elder law
  • Neal T. Smith—a Tyler, Texas native with nearly two decades of elder law and estate planning experience

Legal services in East Texas

From our Smith County offices, we serve the East Texas region, including—

  • Anderson County
  • Camp County
  • Cherokee County
  • Gregg County
  • Henderson County
  • Houston County
  • Morris County
  • Rains County
  • Rusk County
  • Smith County
  • Upshur County
  • Van Zandt County
  • Wood County

Contact us today

For your business law, elder law, and estate planning needs, contact the dedicated East Texas lawyers at Brown, Bauman & Smith.  E-mail us or call 903-597-6333.