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Mark Auten

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Skilled Probate & Estate Planning Attorney

Mark Auten is a licensed attorney in the State of Texas and an integral member of Willingham, Galvan & Auten. Mr. Auten is a member of The Texas Bar College, which is an honor given to those who have attended a significant amount of continuing legal education. This goes hand-in-hand with Mr. Auten’s passion to educate his clients so they can make an informed decisions on matters pertaining to their lives. From forming businesses, establishing estate plans, planning for the long-term care needs of oneself or one’s loved ones, or navigating the bankruptcy process, Mr. Auten is dedicated to providing top-notch legal services to his clients.

Outside of the office, Mr. Auten can be found traveling or volunteering. One of his favorite places to volunteer at is NorthPark Presbyterian Church; specifically, the SoulFood Greenhouse, which donates approximately 50,000 lbs of tomatoes to food banks in North Texas, and its counterpart The Reverse Food Truck, which is a food truck that asks people to make food donations in lieu of food purchases. Due to his leadership and service at NorthPark Presbyterian Church, he was nominated to the Permanent Judicial Commission for Grace Presbytery, an organizational body of the Presbyterian Church (USA). Mr. Auten would be happy to serve you and your family as you plan for the years ahead.

For an experienced lawyer, call (214) 499-9647!

When it comes to your future, it is important to hire legal representation that places your interests first. Mr. Auten does just that and more. He takes the time to know his clients and understand their needs. He prioritizes your wishes and advocates for your rights. If you need help with matters involving business formation, probate, estate planning, or more, call Mr. Auten.

Contact Willingham, Galvan & Auten online to schedule your free consultation today!


  • Making the Process Simple

    Our goal is to alleviate as much stress and anxiety for our clients, while also making sure you have all the information you need to make an informed decision.

  • Trusted Counsel

    We provide you with the honest, compassionate, and dependable legal counsel you need when creating a plan that protects your family, future, and finances.

  • Proven Track Record

    Our attorneys have successfully completed over 6,000 trusts, drafted over 10,000 wills, handled over 800 probate matters, and have well over 10,000 trusted clients.

  • Tailored Solutions

    Our entire legal team takes take pride in creating, drafting, and enforcing powerful estate plans that can protect estates of all sizes.

Every Case Deserves Care & Attention

Read Recent Reviews From Our Clients
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    “They were so unbelievably helpful and kind after my father passed. I live in another state and they answered all of my questions and helped with aspects that I don't think even typically fall under ...”

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  • Professional, knowledgeable, and efficient service.

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  • We are happy with our experience with the Willingham Law Firm and highly recommend them if you are looking for legal services to create a Trust.

    “Working with Mark Auten and his team at the Willingham Law Frim for our Trust was a pleasure. We really did not know what to expect as this was our first time creating a family Trust and we were very ...”

    - Doug Oehler
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    “Carla at Willingham handled my uncontested divorce case and made it as efficient and painless as possible. Thanks, Carla.”

    - Rob D.

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