PREMIUM
Jill Elizabeth Jester

Jill Elizabeth Jester

Denton Chamber of Commernce
  • Business Law, Estate Planning, Probate ...
  • Texas
Claimed Lawyer ProfileLII GoldSocial Media
Biography

A dedicated advocate for her clients, Jill is experienced in serving clients in a wide range of legal needs. Born and raised in Denton, she is very involved in the local community and has been recognized with numerous awards. For instance, She was appointed by the Governor of Texas to the Texas Woman’s Board of Regents and was elected Chair of the Board in 2019. Jill graduated from Denton Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Denton program and currently serves as Board Chair of the Chamber. Jill was voted Best Civil Lawyer in the “Best of Denton County” publication (for 2016, 2017, and 2018), Best Wills & Estate Planning Attorney in 2018, and was named a Rising Star Attorney, published in Texas Monthly magazine for 2014-2020.

Education
University of Oklahoma
B.A.
University of Oklahoma Logo
South Texas College of Law
Placeholder image for education.
Professional Experience
Chair of the Board of Directors
Denton Chamber of Commernce
- Current
Chair of the Board of Trustees
Texas Woman's University
- Current
Vice Chair
Econoic Development Partnership Board, City of Denton
- Current
Attorney
Minor & Jester, P.C.
- Current
Speaking Engagements
Legal and Financial Considerations in Entrepreneurship, SMART Business 101 Legal Series
Emerging evidentiary issues, Evidence and Advocacy Workshop
Awards
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Peer Review Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Best Civil Lawyer
Best of Denton
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Best Civil Lawyer
Best of Denton
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Outstanding Young Lawyer
Denton County Young Lawyers Association
Shea Lynn Maloney Memorial Award
South Texas College of Law
Professional Associations
Texas Woman's University
Regent
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Denton County Young Lawyers Association
Past President
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Texas Association of Bank Counsel
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Denton Benefit League
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
South Texas College of Law - Dean's Counsel and Young Alumni Leadership Circle
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
State Bar of Texas  # 24074490
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Denton County Bar Association
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Denton Chamber of Commerce
Chair Elect
-
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Denton Festival Foundation
Board of Trustees
-
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Leadership Denton, Chamber of Commerce
Graduate
-
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
State Bar of Texas
ID Number: 24074490
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Contact for details.
Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Estate Planning
    Probate
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Real Estate Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Minor & Jester, P.C.
PO Box 280
Denton, TX 76202
Telephone: (940) 387-7585