2000 S. Dairy Ashford Rd., Suite 520
Houston, Texas 77077

About Albert E. Vacek, Jr.

Texas Estate Planning Attorney

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Albert E. Vacek, Jr.
Attorney at Law

Mr. Vacek has practiced law in the area of estate planning and probate for over 45 years in Houston. Mr. Vacek has prepared estate plans for more than 10,000 individuals and over 4,000 estate and trust administrations. He assists clients in avoiding the court system, asset protection and minimizing estate and gift taxes. Among the many tools he utilizes to protect his clients and their families are living trusts, Family Limited Partnerships, IRA Inheritance Trust©, and other state-of-the-art planning techniques. Mr. Vacek is a frequent lecturer on Estate Planning, Probate and Asset Protection.


Juris Doctor, Baylor University, Waco, Texas, 1971
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, Tulane University, 1969
Masters in Pastoral Studies, University of St. Thomas, 2013


Texas U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals for Fifth Circuit and Eleventh Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States


Texas Bar Foundation
State Bar of Texas
Real Estate, Probate and Trust Section
Houston Bar Association
Probate, Trust and Estate Section
Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law
Former Adjunct Professor, South Texas College of Law


  • Married to law partner, Susan S. Vacek, for 47 years
  • Older daughter, Laura, is a nurse practitioner in the Texas Medical Center, and the mother of our 2 grandchildren
  • Younger daughter, Emily, has a Masters in Vocal Performance from Florida State University
  • Permanent deacon, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston of the Roman Catholic Church

Attend A Seminar

We invite you to attend our FREE estate planning seminar. The focus of the seminar is to educate you, our neighbors, about some of the various estate planning tools available to you. Not only will you have a free interactive presentation from one of our lawyers, but there will be a question and answer period with a lawyer to help clarify any thoughts you might have during the presentation.

Call today to secure your reservation!

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  • Well organized, informative, useful and practical seminar presented in an interesting and even entertaining manner!
    L.A.H., Baytown, TX
  • Sure wish I’d had this seminar before I had my trust created. Excellent presentation and Q & A.
    J.B., Baytown, TX
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Vacek & Thain, PLLC serves Texas families with their estate planning, estate tax planning, charitable planning, revocable living trusts, irrevocable trusts, Heritage trusts, wills, power of attorney, family limited partnerships, advanced asset protection planning, declaration of guardian for minor children, healthcare documents, will based estate planning and the hazards of will planning, special needs estate planning, estate administration and trust administration. Contact Vacek & Thain, PLLC if you or your loved ones reside in the Houston, Texas area, including: Katy, Cinco Ranch, Mission Bend, Pecan Grove, Richmond, Rosenberg, Greatwood, Sugar Land, Meadows Place, Bellaire, Fresno, Pearland, South Houston, Spring Valley Village, Pasadena, Clear Lake, Friendswood, and more!

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