Tuesday, February 21, 2017
MAYNARD COOPER & GALE’S CORPORATE SECURITIES & TAX PRACTICE GROWS WITH ADDITION OF JON MILLS
Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that Jon L. Mills has joined the firm’s Corporate, Securities & Tax Practice group as an Associate. As both a Certified Public Accountant and attorney, Jon has extensive experience in assisting businesses and individuals with federal and state income tax matters.
Jon earned his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, and he received his J.D. from Cumberland School of Law. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration as well as a Master’s in Accounting from Samford University where he was also a member of the varsity basketball team. Prior to law school and joining the Maynard Cooper team, Jon worked for almost six years as an accountant in private practice in Birmingham. At Maynard Cooper, Jon's practice will focus on federal, state, and local tax matters, mergers and acquisitions tax, and economic development.
“We are very pleased that Jon has chosen to join Maynard Cooper’s Securities and Tax Practice team,” said Chris Harmon, Chair of the firm’s Corporate, Securities & Tax Practice group. “His first-hand experience as a CPA, combined with his broad knowledge of legal and tax issues affecting business owners and executives, is very impressive and reflective of the credentials we were seeking to best serve our corporate clients.”
Maynard Cooper's Tax Practice Group attorneys are experienced in advising and representing clients concerning all types of federal, state/local and foreign taxes. The firm provides general tax planning advice and counseling and tax consulting on issues related to business activities and transactions (including executive compensation, mergers and acquisitions and dispositions of stock or assets).