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Jeffrey Ira Fouts

Estate planning Attorney at Ellijay, GA

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also known as Jeff Fouts


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About Jeffrey

Learn Jeffrey’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    90%
    From financial planning and asset protection, wills, trusts, or power of attorney, Fouts Law Group creates Estate Law solutions designed to hold up in court today and the road ahead.

    31 years

  2. Elder law
    9%
    From medicaid and health issues, financial planning for long term care, health issues, or even helping a loved one maintain control of their life, Fouts Law Group creates Elder Law solutions designed to hold up in court today and the road ahead.

    31 years

  3. Tax
    1%
    Prepare tax returns and minimize taxes for clients.

    31 years, 3,000 cases

Hi, my name is Jeff Fouts and I’m an Estate Planning Attorney.

Jeff is a member in good standing of the State Bar of Georgia (since 1993). He is a graduate of the University of Georgia and has attended the Investment Training Institute. Jeff is also a registered investment advisor to assist clients with their financial planning.

He has served clients in all 50 states, as well as 29 foreign countries. He has been admitted to:

U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. Federal District Court (N. District of Georgia)
Supreme Court of the State of Georgia
All Georgia courts, including probate courts

When not working on his clients’ behalf, Jeff enjoys reading, walking, shooting sports, and getting alone in a quiet place to think. Jeff’s ancestors have been living in North Georgia since 1860. He and his wife, Laura, have two adult children, Alex and Eden.

  • Over the last 26+ years I’ve clients all across north Atlanta with their estate planning problems.
  • I’ve helped US citizens in contested IRS matters in all 50 states and 29 foreign countries.
  • We have hundreds of handwritten 5-star client reviews you can review.
  • My firm is big enough to handle any your estate planning and small enough that I can personally work with every client.
Licensed for 30 years
State GA
Status Active Member in Good Standing
Acquired 1993
Updated 11/03/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Jeffrey

Fouts Law Group, LLC
572 Maddox Drive
Suite 213
Ellijay, GA, 30540
Fouts Law Group, LLC
3355 Lenox Road #750
Atlanta, GA, 30326
Fouts Law Group, LLC
225 Creekstone Ridge
Woodstock, GA, 30188
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Reviews

5.0 / 5.0
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Posted by April & Andy H | April 20, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
5 stars
Working with Fouts to create our trust was a very positive experience. We highly recommend them and they made what can be a painfully difficult experience much easier.
Posted by David & Karen D | April 18, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Highly Recommended!
Friendly & professional staff. Extremely thorough planning & reviewing all documents. Strongly recommend Fouts Law Group for estate planning.
Posted by Richard C17 | April 12, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Professional Service
I already recommend your services to my father to update his revocable living trust and he did so. I would say that across the board the staff at Fouts Law Group was/is very professional and very willing to answer any questions.
Posted by Denise & Paul B | April 10, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Professional Service
Highly professional yet very willing to explain and answer any questions until fully understood.
Posted by James I | March 2, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Highly Professional
Highly professional, gave us peace of mind to know we taking care of what we need to do.
Posted by Randy & Annlynn H | December 27, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Service
Get off the fence. If you want help organizing your financial affairs, the people here are helpful and make the process as easy as possible.
Posted by Brad & Mary W | November 21, 2016
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Professional Firm
Very thorough and professional firm - covered all details and good advice.
Posted by G L | October 29, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Very Professional Law Firm
Very professional law firm. Would highly recommend them to handle your estate planning needs.
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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 200-400 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 6.7 (Good)

Work Experience

  • President and Chief Counsel
  • Fouts Law Group, LLC
  • 1993 - Present

Education

  • Atlanta Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • N/A
  • University of Georgia
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • N/A

Legal Cases

  • $200K IRS Debt reduced to $10K – IRS Substitute Tax Returns Case Study
  • $200K IRS Tax Debt reduced to $10K

Associations

  • United States Supreme Court
  • Member
  • 1993 - Present
  • United States Tax Court
  • Member
  • 1993 - Present
  • United States District Court
  • Member
  • 1993 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • NA
  • None Listed
  • 2013

Speaking Engagements

  • Estate Planning
  • How to Bulletproof what you have Today, and What you leave your kids Tomorrow
  • 2014

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Ellijay Estate planning Lawyer Jeffrey Ira Fouts
Jeffrey Ira Fouts
Estate planning Attorney
Ellijay, GA
Licensed for 30 years