Jennifer Coates

Jennifer Coates

Tax Lawyer
Bainbridge Island, WA




No Misconduct



About Me

I moved to the northwest with my family in 2006 after practicing for 16 years in New York City.    When not practicing law, I practice piano and the mandolin, sing with the Bainbridge Chorale, write poetry and enjoy time with my husband (a professional pianist) and 11 year old daughter.   

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($200-$300/hour)

Client Reviews

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LLC Creation

Posted by: Sandy about 3 years ago.

Jenny help us create a new LLC for our consulting practice. She was thorough, efficient, timely and responsive.
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Qingqing Miao
Qingqing Miao

Seattle, WA

Almost 3 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Jenny is an extremely competent attorney. She brings to the legal community over twenty years' of experience and her passion to the profession. Jenny...
Teresa B Daggett
Teresa Daggett

Seattle, WA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Jenny Coates is very knowledgeable and experienced in international tax issues, including Canadian cross-border matters, and in a variety of other...
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1991 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/16/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Bloomberg Law


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1994 LL.M - Master of Laws in Taxation

New York University School of Law


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2013 Best Lawyer on Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island Review


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2010- present Member

Washington Women in Tax

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1997 Final Section 731(c) Regulations on Distributions of Marketable Securities Favor Taxpayers

Journal of Partnership Taxation

1996 Proposed Regulations Clarify Rules on Distributions of Marketable Securities

Journal of Partnership Taxation

Speaking Engagements

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2014 This month'Those Foreign Accounts You Forgot: Stiff U.S. Penalties to Jog Your Memory

at Breakfast CLE

2012 EB-5 Visas and Related Tax US Issues

at SSA Meeting

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