Greg R. Johnson

GREG R. JOHNSON, Greg joined Clyde in 2011 and now serves as the firm’s managing partner.  He practices in the areas of probate (and avoiding probate) and estate planning, with some guardianship work.  Greg is proud to provide solid legal advice to his clients – but he also brings a personal touch and sympathetic ear to clients who are often confronting challenging issues around mortality for the first time.  Greg aims with every client to earn their trust and confidence as he helps them through what often feels like daunting legal and emotional challenges.  In addition, Greg regularly speaks before community groups regarding estate planning and probate matters.  He is a 25-year volunteer with Meals on Wheels and is currently serving as the Treasurer of the Estate Planning and Probate section of the Austin Bar Association.

Greg was licensed to practice law in Texas in 2004 after graduating from the University of Texas School of Law.  He holds a Master’s degree from the University of Texas LBJ School of Public Affairs and a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Oberlin College.  Before joining Farrell & Pak (now Farrell & Johnson), Greg spent five years in civil litigation defending employees in contested employment disputes; and before that, he worked in the Texas Legislature.partner, joined Farrell & Pak in 2011. Greg handles estate planning, probate and guardianship cases. He obtained his Texas law license in 2004 after graduating from the University of Texas School of Law.  He also holds a Master’s degree in Public Affairs (from the University of Texas, 1996) and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Oberlin College (1989).  Before joining Farrell & Pak, Greg represented employees in workplace disputes.  Prior to his legal work, Greg worked in both budget and policy positions for the Texas Legislature, and before that, he worked for a Japanese research group in Washington, D.C.  Greg is currently a volunteer with elder care groups including Meals on Wheels and speaker to community and professional groups on probate and estate planning.  When he is not working, Greg and his wife are busy parenting their young daughter and enjoying the outdoors.