James Markwood is an accomplished tax attorney with experience working with corporate and private equity clients, partnerships and entrepreneurs to optimize the tax consequences of their business decisions. He has extensive knowledge in a wide range of tax matters including federal, state and international tax issues.
He provides tax and structuring advice on corporate, partnership and cross border transactions. In addition to advising on tax issues raised in transactions, Jim reviews and assists in drafting transaction documents, including Rep and Warranty insurance policies.
Jim’s wide range of clients include government contractors and aerospace and defense companies. A former Congressional Legislative Assistant, Jim has drafted and advocated for tax legislation before the U.S. Congress
Jim received his BA in Political Science from American University and his JD from the University of Virginia Law School. He is admitted to practice in Virginia and the District of Columbia.