Lori J. Jones



Reinsurance and Corporate Transactions;
Insolvency and Restructuring Transactions

Contact Information:

Phone: 202.434.9179

Email: ljones@scribnerhall.com



Admitted to the Bar in Virginia


Admitted to the Bar in the District of Columbia


U.S. Court of Federal Claims


U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia



About Lori:

Lori specializes in corporate tax matters involving insurance companies in general as well as federal income tax issues arising in insurance company rehabilitation and liquidation proceedings. In her practice she focuses on issues arising in reinsurance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, structured settlements and consolidated returns filed by insurance companies. She is the Co-Coordinator of the Insurance Tax Seminar, an annual seminar held in Washington, DC, which is co-sponsored by the IRS Office of Chief Counsel and the Federal Bar Association. Her substantive tax experience began with four years in the Corporate Tax and Reorganization Branch of the Internal Revenue Service, where she addressed tax issues arising in corporate reorganizations and corporate tax issues for financially troubled businesses. Lori has been with the firm since 1992.


Lori's Publications:


Lori's Speaking Engagements

December 6, 2012: Speaker, 37th Annual Tax Conference

Intercontinental O’Hare Hotel, Chicago, IL

Topic: Capital Transaction Case Study

June 22, 2012: Speaker, IAIR Technical Development Series III

ARIA Resort, Las Vegas, NV

Topic: Federal Taxation Issues Arising in Insurance Company Receiverships

May 31, 2012: Speaker, Meeting of the Association of Life Insurance Counsel

J.W. Marriott, Washington, D.C.

Topic: Impact of FATCA on Insurance Companies



State University College of New York (Oswego) - B.S. 1983

George Mason University School of Law - J.D. 1988

Georgetown University - LL.M. in Taxation (with Distinction) 1993


Federal Bar Association (Tax Section)

American Bar Association (Tax Section)