James R. Hall , Jr. - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

James R. Hall , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

James R. "Josh" Hall Jr., shareholder in the Memphis office, concentrates his practice in the areas of business and estate planning. He works with high net worth individuals and families to accomplish sophisticated estate tax planning, business succession planning, executive compensation, and estate administration. He has extensive experience in business and venture capital structuring; shareholder, partnership, and limited liability company agreements; and, commercial contracts. In addition, he handles federal and state tax controversies (audit and litigation). He has made recent presentations on the subjects of sophisticated estate planning techniques and business succession planning.

University of MississippiBBA 1974University of MississippiJ.D. 1977Georgetown University
Dixie Homes Boys and Girls Club (1995 – 1996)Economic Club of Memphis Memphis Symphony Orchestra (1989 – 1991) Phoenix Club (1982 – 1987) Trezevant Manor Foundation (1995 – 2000); Director Trezevant Manor (1990 – 1995) Boys and Girls Club of Memphis (1995 – 2000) Estate Planning Council of Memphis United States Senate Judiciary Committee Staff (1977) Tax Division, U.S. Department of Justice (1978 – 1982) American, Tennessee, Mississippi and Memphis Bar Associations; Tax Section Member (ABA, TBA, MBA)

Office Location

6060 Poplar Avenue, Suite 440
Memphis, TN 38119
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law of the Memphis Metro Area
James R. Hall, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Tax Law
Trusts and Estates