Attorneys
Jennifer Pierce

Jennifer R. Pierce

Member
Email:jpierce@mwlaw.com
Phone:(501) 688.8859
Office: Little Rock
Bar Admissions: Arkansas

Provide counsel to individuals, business entities and tax-exempt organizations concerning taxation and tax planning, as well as individual estate planning advice.  Also serves as counsel to business entities regarding the formation, restructuring, merger, acquisition and sale of businesses.

Experience

Provide counsel to individuals, business entities and tax-exempt organizations concerning taxation and tax planning, as well as individual estate planning advice.  Also serves as counsel to business entities regarding the formation, restructuring, merger, acquisition and sale of businesses. Experience includes drafting of wills, revocable trusts, charitable trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts and organizational documents for family investment entities.  Provide counsel to non-profit organizations.  Advises physicians and physician groups regarding internal corporate and tax matters.

Education

  • New York University School of Law LL.M., Taxation 2002
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law J.D. 2001
  • Southern Arkansas University B.B.A., Accounting 1998

Involvement

  • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), Fellow;
  • American Bar Association, Taxation Section, Member
  • Real Property, Probate and Trust Section, Member
  • Arkansas Bar Association, Member, Tax and Probate Sections, Member
  • Chair, Probate Law Section (2010-2012)
  • Vice Chair, Probate Law Section (2008-2009)
  • Secretary/Treasurer, Probate Law Section (2006-2008)
  • Pulaski County Bar Association, Member
  • Junior League of Little Rock, Member; Board of Directors (2006-2009)
  • Treasurer-Elect (2006-2007); Treasurer (2007-2008)
  • Development Vice President (2008-2009)
  • Central Arkansas Estate Council, Member, Board of Directors (2008-2015)
  • VOCALS (Volunteers Organization Center for Arkansas Legal Services), Member 
  • Centers for Youth and Family Planned Giving Advisory Council
  • Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, Board of Directors (2009-2015)
  • Just Communities of Arkansas, Board of Directors (2011-2014)
  • Little Rock Ambulatory Authority (MEMS), Board of Directors (2014-2015)
  • Harmony Health Clinic, Board of Directors (2014-2015) 
  • Named one of the top 40 Under 40 Business and Community Leaders in 2011 by Arkansas Business
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters)  - Rising Star list in Little Rock for Estate Planning & Probate, Tax: Business, and Closely Held Business
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America (Woodward White, Inc.)in the area of Trust and Estates Law, in Little Rock, for the years 2013-2016