L. Stephen Franscini, V
(817) 926-2500
(817) 926-2505
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Mr. Franscini joined Griffith, Jay & Michel, LLP in October 2014 and has centered his practice on serving clients and dealing with Probate and Estate Administration, Guardianship, and Incapacity & Estate Planning matters as well as resolving disputes arising from Estate Administrations and Guardianships. Recognizing the difficulties surrounding planning for death and incapacity, Mr. Franscini treats every client matter with great care and attention, striving to ensure the client's needs and goals are met.

An Arlington native, Mr. Franscini received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Texas in 2010 and earned his J.D. from the Texas A&M School of Law in 2014.  While in law school, Mr. Franscini served as President of the Tax and Estate Planning Legal Organization and interned in the Guardianship Office of the Probate Court Number Two of Tarrant County, Texas. 

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 2014

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certification for Attorney Ad Litem, State Bar of Texas, 2014 - Present


  • Texas A&M School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas

    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2014

  • University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

    • B.A. - 2010

    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas State Bar, Member (2014 - Present)
  • Tarrant County Probate Bar Association, Member (2014 - Present)
  • Tarrant County Young Lawyer's Association, Member (2014 -  Present)

Honors and Awards

  • Designated as a Top Attorney in 360 West Magazine, a publication of Fort Worth, Texas (2018 and 2020)
  • Designated as a Top Attorney in Tarrant County by Fort Worth Magazine, a publication of Fort Worth, Texas the City’s Magazine - 2019-2020 (Probate, Estates, and Trust)