John R. Perkins, Jr.

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John Perkins works with business owners and executives on many of the legal aspects of owning and operating a business, including tax and succession planning, agreements between equity owners, and risk management. He also handles business mergers and reorganizations, stock and equity transactions, asset acquisitions, commercial financing, and real estate sales and leasing, including advising his clients on the best way to structure these transactions from a tax and business perspective.

Additionally, John advises businesses on employment-related matters, such as best practices and procedures, regulatory compliance, and various employment contracts, such as executive compensation and separation agreements.

Articles & Presentations


• A Case Study in Business Succession Planning, Isaac Wiles Blog, April 15, 2019
• IC-DISC: A Tax Incentive for U.S. Exporters , Isaac Wiles Blog, April 11, 2017

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Business
  • Estate Planning, Trust & Probate
  • Labor & Employment
  • Real Estate
  • Tax
  • Restaurant & Hospitality

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
614-826-6938  Phone
(614) 888-8500  Phone
University Attended:
Miami University, Ohio, B.A., 1981
Law School Attended:
University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:

professional & community activities

•Columbus Bar Association
•Ohio State Bar Association

Birth Information:
Boardman, Ohio, June 9, 1959
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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