David S. Jackson

A seasoned business and tax attorney, Dave has counseled partnerships, limited liability companies, corporations and tax-exempt entities on a variety of complex legal issues, including taxation law and federal income tax affecting transactions and entity structure. His past experience relates to administrative and regulatory actions, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, lending and secured transactions and corporate governance.

Dave is a frequent speaker on a variety of these topics, and he is well-connected to the local and national tax law community.

Professional & Community Activities

  • Former Chair, Business Tax Committee, Columbus Bar Association

Bar Admissions & Activities

  • Admitted, State of Ohio, 1998
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association, (Tax Committee)

Awards & Recognition

  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Tax Law), 2013–2020
  • Rising Star, Ohio Super Lawyers, 2007


  • Capital University (J.D. summa cum laude), 1998
  • University of Georgia (B.A., Advertising), 1988
Army Veteran

A Desert Storm veteran, Dave served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers where he received the Army Achievement Medal (twice), Humanitarian Service Award and the Good Conduct Medal.

Going for a run

Dave is an avid runner who participates and supports running and fitness organization events, such as the Columbus Marathon, the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon, the United States Marine Corps Marathon and other Columbus-area 5- and 10-K events.

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