Timothy J. Jessell: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Timothy J. Jessell

Shareholder
McLean,  VA  U.S.A.
Phone703.749.1309

Peer Rating
 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

Client Rating

Featured AV Peer Review Rated Lawyer IconFeatured AV Peer Review Rated Lawyer Icon
Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials Ratings & Reviews
 

Practice Areas

  • Tax
  • Tax & Business Group
  • Corporate & Securities
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 703.749.1309
Fax: 703.714.8309
http://www.gtlaw.com/People/Timothy-Jessell
 
University University of Virginia, B.S., Accounting, 1979
 
Law SchoolGeorgetown University Law Center, J.D., cum laude, 1984
 
Admitted1984, District of Columbia; 2000, Virginia
 
Memberships 

Professional & Community Involvement

•Certified Public Accountant

•Elijah Watt Sells Award for Distinction on the CPA exam

•Member, American Bar Association, Tax Section

•Member, District of Columbia Bar, Federal Income Tax Section

•Beta Alpha Psi

 
BornPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, July 8, 1957
 
Biography

Timothy J. Jessell has represented and advised individuals, publicly traded and closely held corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and other business entities in connection with mergers and acquisitions for 20 years. His experience includes various corporate transactions, including statutory mergers, asset purchases, tax-free spin-offs, reverse subsidiary mergers and stock redemption transactions, corporate liquidations and upstream mergers.

Areas of Concentration

•Mergers and acquisitions involving corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies

•Employment agreements and executive compensation

•Advice regarding licensing agreements and other intellectual property transactions involving technology companies

•Shareholder agreements, limited liability company operating agreements and partnership agreements

•Real estate acquisitions, exchanges, syndications and other real estate transactions

•Federal and state tax controversy matters

Awards & Recognition

•Listed,Greater Washington Legal Elite, SmartCEO, 2009-2010

•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5AV , BV , AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

Articles

•Regular speaker and writer on various tax matters

Lectures

•Instructor on the S corporation taxation, George Washington University Law School

Associated News & Events

Press-Releases

02.25.14 Greenberg Traurig Advises Constellis Group, Inc. on Employee Stock Ownership Plan

11.22.13 Greenberg Traurig Represents GAP Solutions in its Sale to Tallasi Technology

07.17.98 Greenberg Traurig Brings Wall Street Connections to Northern Virginia: International Law Firm Opens Technology-Focused Office

07.17.98 Greenberg Traurig Opens Northern Virginia Office; Strengthens Its National Presence

Published Articles

02.01.12 Latin American M&A Spotlight

Alerts

09.10.12 Sixth Circuit Holds That FICA Tax is Not Due on Severance Pay

03.19.10 Quality Stores: The Taxpayer Wins Again on Tax Refund for Severance Pay

05.01.06 New PCAOB Rules Limit the Tax Services Accounting Firms May Provide to Public Company Audit Clients

04.01.02 Possible Refund Opportunities for FICA Taxes Paid on Certain Termination Payments

 
Reported CasesAdvised shareholders and corporations regarding structuring the sale, and merger and acquisition of information technology service companies throughout the United States, including both taxable and nontaxable transactions.; Represented individuals and companies in tax controversy matters involving state tax authorities and the IRS, including representation of clients before the U.S. Tax Court.; Advised several large closely-held corporations with more than $100 million in revenue and international operations on conversion from C corporation to S corporation status.
 
ISLN906166893
 


View Ratings & Reviews
Profile Visibility
#6 in weekly profile views out of 1,849 lawyers in McLean, Virginia
#1,948 in weekly profile views out of 1,519,763 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Timothy J. Jessell

1750 Tysons Boulevard, Suite 1200
McLeanVA 22102




Loading...
 

Professional Networking for Legal Professionals Only

Quickly and easily expand your professional
network - join the premier global network for legal professionals only. It's powered by the
Martindale-Hubbell database - over 1,000,000 lawyers strong.
Join Now