John A. Hay, Jr., (AV) — Estate Planning, Probate, Taxation, Corporate, Trusts and Estates
A native of San Angelo, John A. Hay, Jr. graduated from San Angelo Central High School. After high school, John graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.B.A. in accounting and the University of Texas at Austin Law School in 1972. John was licensed in 1973 and has been practicing since 1976. John is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in the areas of Estate Planning and Probate, and in Tax Law. Additionally, John is a certified public accountant licensed by the State of Texas. John has served as an adjunct professor at Angelo State University for 10 years where he taught an estate planning course.
John comes from a family of orange-blooded Longhorns. He is a second generation Longhorn and his wife, Marilyn is a graduate of the University of Texas, School of Law. Their son, John A. Hay, III, also received his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and is a practicing attorney.
John is active in his church, Emmanual Episcopal, and is a past member of the Vestry, served as Senior Warden, and on numerous committees at both the local and diocesan levels. Previously John was active in the Downtown Kiwanis Club and served on its board and as a president. For recreation John enjoys golf and traveling with his wife.
In addition to being a supporter of the University of Texas at Austin, John and Marilyn, enjoy supporting and participating in charitable organizations, including St. Jude's Children's Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, their church, and other local and national charitable organizations.
Born San Angelo, Texas, 1948, admitted to bar, 1973, Texas.
Education: University of Texas, B.B.A., 1969, J.D. 1972. Certified Public Accountant, Texas, 1973
Member: State Bar of Texas; Texas Society of Certified Public Accounts. (Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law and Tax Law; Texas Board of Legal Specialization).