Lori J. Jones

Lori J. JonesExpertise: Reinsurance and Corporate Transactions

Lori specializes in corporate tax matters involving insurance companies in general as well as federal income tax issues arising in insurance company rehabilitation and liquidation proceedings. In her practice she focuses on issues arising in reinsurance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, structured settlements and consolidated returns filed by insurance companies. She is the Co-Coordinator of the Insurance Tax Seminar, an annual seminar held in Washington, DC, which is co-sponsored by the IRS Office of Chief Counsel and the Federal Bar Association. Her substantive tax experience began with four years in the Corporate Tax and Reorganization Branch of the Internal Revenue Service, where she addressed tax issues arising in corporate reorganizations and corporate tax issues for financially troubled businesses. Lori has been with the firm since 1992.

Lori J. Jones, admitted to bar, 1988, Virginia; 1995, District of Columbia; 1999, U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 1999, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.  Education: State University College of New York (Oswego) (B.S., 1983); George Mason University School of Law (J.D., 1988); Georgetown University (LL.M. in Taxation; with distinction, 1993).  Government Experience: Attorney Advisor, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Corporate Division, 1988-1992.  Member: Federal Bar Association (Tax Section), American Bar Association (Tax Section).