Education

  • Northwestern School of Law
  • Lewis and Clark College
  • (J.D., 2008)
  • Northwestern School of Law
  • Lewis and Clark College
  • (Certificate of Federal Tax Law, 2008)
  • University of Oregon
  • (B.S., 2004)

Jessica McConnell submerges herself in the world of tax law. Her practice focuses on federal, state, and local tax controversies, including tax audits, offers in compromise, and tax collection matters. Since 2004, she has helped dozens of businesses and individuals efficiently resolve major tax and financial problems. Ms. McConnell has been admitted to the Oregon State Bar, the U.S. District Court – District of Oregon, as well as the U.S. Tax Court.

Well-versed in all areas of tax controversy, Ms. McConnell excels at complex audits, offers in compromise, employment tax liabilities, and protecting her clients against unwanted and unexpected collection efforts. She also handles a variety of bankruptcy cases, a majority of which involve tax dischargeability issues.

Ms. McConnell was recognized as a Rising Star in the area of tax law by Oregon Super Lawyers. The annual Rising Stars list identifies the best attorneys who are 40 or under, or who have been practicing for ten or fewer years. No more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state receive the honor.

A natural leader, Ms. McConnell works closely with the Oregon State Dedicated to the practice of law, and sharing her insights, Jessica plans and presents educational seminars, serves on legislative workgroups, and authors articles about developments in the law. She volunteers at the Oregon State Bar’s bankruptcy clinic, and provides free legal assistance through other pro bono cases.