Mr. Lovingood focuses his practice on Tax Law and Asset Protection. He specializes... more
Mr. Lovingood focuses his practice on Tax Law and Asset Protection. He specializes in income, estate, and gift taxes; creating structures to protect assets for the benefit of family members; family wealth planning (on-shore trusts, off-shore trusts, wills, family partnerships, charitable giving, etc.); and probate. He often helps clients negotiate the sale or purchase of businesses, bank lo... view profile
Tom Chorey is a founding shareholder of the firm and chairs the firm's transactional... more
Tom Chorey is a founding shareholder of the firm and chairs the firm's transactional and business section. Tom received his law degree from the University of Virginia in 1972. Previously, he received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Virginia in Aerospace Engineering. He also obtained a Masters in Taxation from Emory University while he was practicing full time. Tom started pr... view profile
I am privileged to serve as outside general counsel for businesses that typically do... more
I am privileged to serve as outside general counsel for businesses that typically do not have an inside legal department. My favorite clients are entrepreneurs who are passionate about their businesses. I am pleased to help them grow and maximize the value of those businesses, which are often the owners' primary assets. The breadth of my business experience before settling on a legal ser... view profile
Tax attorneys understand the interplay of different tax laws and regulations, and in planning strategies to minimize people's tax liabilities. Many tax laws are written by lawyers for lawyers, and as such are very difficult to understand. There are also many different types of taxes and tax laws–for example, income taxes, corporate and business taxes, death taxes, property taxes, estate and gift taxes, sales taxes, and international taxes. Sometimes taxes are based on an inflated or incorrect value the government has placed on an entity or activity. Tax attorneys will help you challenge the value or the tax itself, and help you reduce your taxes through careful planning.