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Tyjuan Garrett

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  • Jun 04, 2015

    JOINED IP NEXUS

  • Indianapolis, United States

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  • IN

    BAR ADMISSIONS

  • English, German

    Languages

  • Practice Areas

About

A proven professional with more than ten years of legal experience, whose responsibilities have included counseling clients on various legal, business, and tax issues. Possess excellent organizational, written, and oral communication skills. Has exceptional negotiation and problem-solving skills acquired through a variety of complex situations.

Work history

Attorney
Private Practice
January 2010 – Present (5 years 6 months)
Responsible for assisting energy service company in planning and directing the organization's legal affairs as appropriate
Provide counsel and support to the energy service company on its contracts and tax compliance issues
Prepare, review, and analyze contractual agreements and other related documents

Senior Tax Associate
KPMG, LLP
May 2007 – April 2009 (2 years)
Tax
Provided federal, international, and state tax consulting, compliance, and advisory services to Fortune 500 clients in manufacturing, financial services, insurance, agricultural, and consumer products industries
Represented clients before state and local taxation authorities
Drafted, negotiated, and reviewed applications for federal and state tax credits
Conducted tax operations, tax management, and tax transactions review involving federal and state tax codes

Attorney/Hearing Officer
Indiana Department of Revenue
September 2005 – January 2007 (1 year 5 months)
Performed legal research on Indiana and Federal taxation statutes
Conducted administrative hearings and rendered decision in intricate cases to determine whether the Department properly administered tax policies and state tax law
Negotiated and advised the Department with respect to tax settlements
Worked with Department staff, administrators, assistant attorney generals, and the public to render explanations and decisions in disputed revenue cases

Attorney
Private Practice
July 2002 – September 2005 (3 years 3 months)
Attorney
Provided taxation and business planning advice to clients involving various state and federal issues
Reviewed client contracts for legal and tax issues
Represented clients in negotiating settlements with the Internal Revenue Service and State Departments of Revenue
Advised clients with respect to tax implications on severance packages
Conducted extensive document review involving environmental litigation and a trademark infringement case

Law Clerk
Doussard, Hodel
January 2001 – January 2002 (1 year 1 month)

Legal Internship
Iowa State Bureau of Securities
January 2000 – May 2000 (5 months)

Education and qualifications

University of Denver - Sturm College of Law
LL.M, Tax
2001 – 2002

Drake University Law School
JD, Law
1997 – 2000

Truman State University
BA, Business Administration
1993 – 1997
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