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September 30, 2013 
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Gray Reed Attorney Greg Sampson Chairs Dallas Father of the Year Luncheon

Gray Reed & McGraw’s Greg Sampson recently chaired the luncheon for this year’s Father of the Year awards. He led a team of 14 men to honor Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly and Dallas Cowboys tight end and eight-time NFL Pro Bowler Jason Witten. Greg co-hosted the lunch with former Dallas sportscaster Scott Murray.

                                                               (L-R, Greg Sampson, Jason Witten, Gary Kelly, Scott Murray)

In the organization’s 37 year history, they have honored 113 fathers who exemplify fine fatherhood values in their own homes and as business and community leaders.

This year’s beneficiaries include: Kidd’s Kids Program of the Kraddick Foundation, Jason Witten’s SCORE Foundation, Father of the Year Scholarship and The Sylvan Landau Founders Scholarship.

Greg is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and focuses his practice in the areas of estate planning, asset protection planning, trusts, executive compensation, and non-profit entities. Greg has extensive experience in counseling clients on wealth transfers, including estate and gift tax planning, charitable planning, retirement planning, estate and trust management, family asset management, fiduciary duties and business succession planning. He also provides guidance regarding the operation, management, and taxation of tax-exempt organizations, including assisting clients with the establishment of public charities, private foundations, and supporting organizations.

About Gray Reed & McGraw

Founded in 1985, Gray Reed & McGraw is a full-service, Texas based law firm with more than 120 lawyers practicing in Dallas, Houston and Tyler. Gray Reed & McGraw offers a wide range of legal services including business litigation, corporate transactions, oil & gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, healthcare, trusts and estates, labor and employment law, family law, intellectual property and bankruptcy. For more information, visit