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Jeremy is a counsel in Reed Smith's State Tax group based in the firm's Washington, D.C. office. He has represented clients in all stages of tax controversies in dozens of jurisdictions nationwide. Although most of his success for clients occurs behind the scenes at the administrative level, Jeremy has litigated numerous cases in state and federal courts and filed petitions for certiorari and amicus curiae briefs for clients in the Supreme Court of the United States. Jeremy also advises clients on state tax planning, M&A, escheat, and business aviation matters.


  • New York University School of Law, 2009, LL.M., Taxation
  • Seton Hall University School of Law, 2006, J.D., cum laude, Interscholastic Moot Court Board; Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program in Newark, NJ
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 2003, B.S., Administration of Justice; Political Science minor, High Honors, Dean's List

  • District of Columbia
  • New Jersey
  • New York

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Second Circuit

  • Vice Chair, DC Bar Tax Section, State and Local Tax Committee (incoming Chair 2018 - 2019)
  • Member, Comptroller of Maryland's Business Advisory Council
  • Past Virginia Bar Association Tax Section Liaison
  • Associate Member, The J. Edgar Murdock American Inn of Court (Tax Law) 
  • Member, Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization
  • Member, National Business Aviation Association
  • Friends of the Kennedy Center Volunteer

  • Honorable Juan F. Vazquez, U.S. Tax Court

Notable Quotes

  • 28 June 2018 "Battle Over State Income Tax Nexus Lurks In Post-Wayfair Era." Law360