Jim Standard, Corporate Attorney

Jim Standard

Partner
jstandard@taylorenglish.com
678.336.7257
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Taylor English offers its clients responsiveness, true expertise, and depth of bench across a wide spectrum of legal specialties and industries.

Jim Standard combines his legal expertise with his business and finance background to bring his clients a unique perspective on corporate legal matters. As a partner in Taylor English's Corporate Department, Mr. Standard focuses his practice on taxation, finance, and general business and commercial law. He advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, divestitures, financing arrangements and franchise agreements.

Mr. Standard represents national and international companies in a wide range of industries including financial services, automotive, hospitality, healthcare and agriculture. He also advises corporations, non-profits and pass-through entities on matters of corporate and partnership taxation, cross-border transactions, and tax-free reorganizations.

His undergraduate degree was earned from Washington University and his law degree from Georgia State University, where he also received his Master of Business Administration and Master of Finance. Additionally, he earned his Master of Laws from New York University.

Memberships

State Bar of Georgia

Community Involvement

Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber

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Education

New York University School of Law, LLM, Tax, 2018

J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University College of Business, MFin, 2014

J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University College of Business, MBA, 2013

Georgia State University College of Law, JD, magna cum laude, 1998

Washington University, BA, 1991

Bar Admissions

Georgia

Courts & Adjudicative Bodies

All Georgia state and superior courts

Court of Appeals of Georgia 

Georgia Supreme Court

United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit

United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit

United States Tax Court