Charles M “Boxy” Hornberger
- 1980, Texas
- University of Texas at Austin, B.B.A. (Honors) Accounting and Finance, 1977
- University of Texas, J.D. (Honors), 1980
- New York University, Masters of Law in Tax, 1981
Mr. Hornberger’s practice is devoted to Trust and Probate Litigation and Trust and Estate Planning. Mr. Hornberger’s Trust and Probate Litigation practice involves will and trust contests, estate administration disputes, breach of fiduciary duty actions, removal of executors and trustees, modification of trust actions, heirship determinations, guardianship litigation, and Declaratory Judgment actions. Mr. Hornberger’s Trust and Estate Planning practice involves estate and gift tax planning, tax exempt organizations, and trust and estate administration.
Professional and Community Activities
San Antonio Estate Planners Association-Past President and Member
Christian Assistance Ministry-Past President
Real Estate, Trust and Probate Law Section, State Bar of Texas-Past Board Member
Downtown Rotary Club of San Antonio, Member
First Presbyterian Church, Elder
Children’s Bereavement Center, past Board Member
Respite Care of San Antonio, past Board Member
Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
Admitted, United States District Court, Western District of Texas
Admitted, United States Tax Court
Over 50 articles, most recent “Declaratory Judgment Actions in Trust and Estate Litigation” and “Attorney’s Fees in Trust and Estate Litigation”
Board Certified, Tax law and Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Member
International Academy of Estate and Trust Law, Member
Listed in “The Best Lawyers in America” for over 20 years
Regularly voted a “Super Lawyer” in Texas Monthly
Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
Certified Public Accountant and Member, Texas Society and American Institute of CPAs
Member, San Antonio, Texas and American Bar Associations
1st Lt. (Infantry), US Army, 1981-1983
Six shareholders were named to the 2019 Top Attorneys in San Antonio published in the October, 2019 issue of San Antonio Magazine. These attorneys were selected through polling San Antonio-area attorneys who nominated their peers who exemplify excellence and whom they...
Five shareholders were recently named to the Best Lawyers in Texas. Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. Its methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional...
Super Lawyers magazine, a joint publication of Thomson Reuters and Texas Monthly, named two of our attorneys as "Super Lawyers" in the 2015 edition. Charles M. "Boxy" Hornberger (Estate & Trust Planning) and Rudy A. Garza (Estate & Trust Litigation).According...
In the most recent edition of the S.A. Scene Publication, six HSFG attorneys were named in the published results of the city magazine's annual peer survey to find the top attorneys in San Antonio. Charles M. Hornberger and Eduardo L. Morales were both honored as...
In the most recent edition of the S.A. Scene Publication, five of the firm's attorneys were named in the published results of the city magazine's annual peer survey to find the top attorneys in San Antonio. Charles M. Hornberger and Eduardo L. Morales were both...
Super Lawyers magazine, a joint publication of Thomson Reuters and Texas Monthly, named two of our attorneys as "Super Lawyers" in the 2012 edition. Charles M. "Boxy" Hornberger (Estate Planning & Probate) and Rudy A. Garza (Estate & Trust Litigation) were...