James F. Tenney

James F. Tenney: Attorney with J.F. Tenney Law LLC AV stamp icon
  • Partner at J.F. Tenney Law LLC (1 Attorney)
  • 400 Galleria Parkway, Suite 1500, Atlanta, GA 30339
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Mr. Tenney's practice encompasses a wide spectrum of business and individual planning. He has had articles published in prominent professional and trade publications and has lectured on various aspects of tax law at national, regional, and local seminars. He is married with three children and enjoys tennis, golf, hiking, photography and motorcycling. Certified Public Accountant, Georgia, 1980. Mr. Tenney has achieved the highest rating for legal ability, which certification mark is testament to the fact that his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.

Areas of Practice (19)

  • Estate Planning
  • International Estate Planning
  • Wealth Preservation
  • Estate and Gift Taxation
  • Income Tax
  • Like Kind Exchanges
  • Tax Appeals
  • Tax Audits
  • Tax Controversies
  • Tax Litigation
  • Business Planning
  • Family Business Successions
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Business Transactions
  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
  • Unfair Competition
  • Bankruptcy Taxation
  • Asset Protection

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
404-418-8636  Phone
404-964-7724  Phone
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 675259, Marietta, GA 30006
University Attended:
University of Michigan; University of Tennessee at Knoxville, B.S., Finance, 1974
Law School Attended:
University of Tennessee at Knoxville, J.D., 1977; Emory University, LL.M., Taxation, 1978
Year of First Admission:
1983, U.S. Tax Court; 1977, Tennessee; 1981, Georgia
State Bar of Georgia; Tennessee, American (Member, Section on: Taxation and several of its committees) and International Bar Associations; American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants.

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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