Mr. Arthur Reed Snyder Jr.

Mr. Arthur Reed Snyder Jr.

Partner since January 1, 2004
Plano, Texas

Arthur "Reed" Snyder, Jr., began his professional career in accounting in 1992. He joined the law firm McCue & Lee, LLP, in 2000, where he applied his accounting and business experience, as well as his knowledge of business legal issues, to the expansion of the firm's commercial litigation section. When the opportunity arose to join his father's firm in 2001, Reed moved his practice and began to narrow the focus of his legal services to those areas specifically related to a pure transactional practice.

Reed was asked by Art to join the firm as a partner in 2003. Reed is also a proud veteran, having served his country as a United States Marine.

Reed serves his business clients as general counsel, providing guidance and legal advice on the many issues companies regularly face. Reed assists his clients with complex business transactions which range from business formation and capitalization matters to complex reorganizations and business purchases/sales. Reed serves his individual clients in the areas of estate planning, tax planning and wealth preservation. Reed assists his business and individual clients with a wide range of tax related matters including tax planning and preparation, as well as the settlement of IRS disputes and complex tax related litigation.

Areas of Practice

  • Tax
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Business
  • Real Estate
  • Family Law
  • Asset Protection

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • Doctorate of Jurisprudence - 2000
  • The University of North Texas, Denton, Texas
    • Bachelor of Science - 1997
    • Major: Accounting Information Systems

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Estate Planning Counsel
  • City of McKinney, Building Standards Commission, Member, 2008 - 2013
  • City of Plano, Building Standards Commission, Member, 2003 - 2008
  • Stonebridge United Methodist Church Endowment Committee Member , 2010 - 2011
  • Stonebridge United Methodist Church Endowment Committee Chairman , 2012 - 2014