John George Archer

Attorney

John George Archer

John George is an associate in the firm’s Tax and Corporate and Securities practice groups. John George regularly advises clients on a wide range of transactional, regulatory and tax matters. His practice is primarily focused in the areas of tax and business planning, mergers and acquisitions, securities and regulatory compliance.

Experience >

  • Represented regulated professionals with the buying and selling of ownership interests
  • Advised clients on structuring and tax planning for the split-up of a closely-held business
  • Drafted employer-sponsored benefit plans for business clients
  • Advised construction company on qualifying for contracting assistance programs with the Small Business Administration
  • Represented trade organizations on internal governance issues
  • Formed a charitable 501(c)(3) entity to establish and maintain a scholarship program for a university
  • Represented insurance company in licensing and securities regulation matters

Memberships and Affiliations >

  • Alabama State Bar, Section of Taxation
  • American Bar Association, Sections of Taxation and Business Law
  • Montgomery County Bar Association

Education >

  • B.S. in Economics, Auburn University, 2009
  • J.D., summa cum laude, University of Mississippi School of Law, 2017
  • LL.M. in Taxation, New York University, 2018

Accolades >

  • Graduate Editor, NYU Tax Law Review
  • Leon G. Kozak Scholar in Tax Law
  • Phi Kappa Phi

Presentations and Publications >

  • This SOX: Combating Public Charity Fraud with Sarbanes-Oxley, 85 Miss. L.J. 1395 (2017).

Related Practices

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama

Licensed In

  • Alabama
  • New York