Jeremy K. Cooper is a partner with COOPER | COONS, Ltd. Jeremy’s practice is focused on estate planning, asset protection, trust administration, probate, and any matters related to these areas of law.
Jeremy graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Brigham Young University (Cum Laude and Phi Kappa Phi). Following the completion of his undergraduate studies, Jeremy continued his education at BYU where he earned a Masters Degree in Accounting with an emphasis in Taxation.
Upon graduating from BYU, Jeremy worked as a senior associate with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP’s (PwC) corporate tax group in Silicon Valley. After spending several years in public accounting and becoming a licensed CPA, Jeremy returned home to Las Vegas, Nevada, to pursue his longtime goal of attending law school.
Jeremy earned a Juris Doctorate (JD) Degree from the William S. Boyd School of Law. While a JD candidate, Jeremy was selected to serve as a staff and senior staff member of the Nevada Law Journal. Jeremy began working as a law clerk for Jeffrey Burr, Ltd. after completing his first year of law school and remained employed there until partnering with Charles Coons to form COOPER | COONS, Ltd. While at Jeffrey Burr, Ltd., Jeremy was able to provide valuable estate planning and asset protection to a range of clients in a variety of circumstances.
Jeremy is currently a member of the Nevada Society of CPAs and the Southern Nevada Estate Planning Council. Jeremy also serves on the UNLV Planned Giving Professional Advisors Council, the College of Southern Nevada Planned Giving Council, and the Goodwill of Southern Nevada Audit Committee. Jeremy speaks Spanish fluently and has been able to provide estate planning and asset protection services to many Spanish speaking clients over the years.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Third Place Graduate Level Essay Contest||American Association of Attorneys - Certified Public Accountants||2006|
|Grand Prize for Graduate Level Essay Contest||American Association of Attorneys-Certified Public Accountants||2002|
|Partner||Cooper Coons, Ltd.||2011 - Present|
|Associate||Jeffrey Burr, Ltd.||2006 - 2011|
|Senior Associate||Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP||2002 - 2005|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Goodwill of Southern Nevada Audit Committee||Member||2011 - Present|
|Neighborhood Housing Services of Southern Nevada Board of Directors||Board Member||2011 - Present|
|College of Southern Nevada Planned Giving Council||Board Member||2010 - Present|
|State Bar of Nevada, Probate and Trust Section||Member||2008 - Present|
|University of Nevada Las Vegas Planned Giving Professional Advisors Council||Member||2008 - Present|
|Southern Nevada Estate Planning Council||Member||2006 - Present|
|National Business Institute Seminar||The Laws and Rules Governing Trustees and Non-Monetary Aspects of Trust Administration||2012|
|Silver State CPA (Nevada Society of CPAs)||Revisiting 2010: IRS Finally Publishes Guidance on Filing Form 8983||2011|
|National Business Institute Seminar||Preventing Fiduciary Liability – Investment Rules And Decision Making||2011|
|National Business Institute Seminar||Planning Methods to Control Medical Treatment||2011|
|Nevada Lawyer||Nevada Laws Provide Top Trust Situs||2010|
|Silver State CPA (Nevada Society of CPAs)||A Refresher on Grantor Trusts and Their Income Tax Filing Options||2009|
|Communique (Clark County Bar)||Nevada Takes the Lead: Charging Order Protection is Now Available for Small Corporations||2009|
|Journal of Financial Service Professionals||Charging Order Protected Entities and Their Role in Wealth Preservation||2009|
|University of Nevada Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|Brigham Young University||Tax||Other - Masters||2002|
|Fundamentals of Trust Administration - The Laws and Rules Governing Trustees and Non-Monetary Aspects of Trust Administration||The Laws and Rules Governing Trustees and Non-Monetary Aspects of Trust Administration||2012|
|Preventing and Litigating Fiduciary Liability||Preventing Fiduciary Liability – Investment Rules And Decision Making||2011|
|Management of an Accounting Practice Committee Meeting||Estate Planning in Nevada for 2011: A review of the new estate and gift tax laws and their application to Nevada||2011|
|Drafting Effective Wills and Trusts||Planing Methods to Control Medical Treatment||2011|
|Las Vegas December Chapter Meeting||Estate Planning for CPAs and their Clients||2010|