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Jessica Jensen

Associate

Los Angeles - Century City
Direct: (310) 201-1562
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Jessica Jensen is an associate in the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s Los Angeles office.

Ms. Jensen advises employers in all aspects of employee benefits and executive compensation matters, including plan design, trust fund administration, investment of plan assets, qualification of state domestic relations orders, drafting plan documents, general compliance with ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code, and other federal and state laws affecting retirement and health plans.

Additionally, Ms. Jensen’s practice includes advising trustees, service providers, administrators of Taft-Hartley multiemployer trust funds, public and private companies, tax-exempt organizations, and government entities.  She also focuses on representing plan sponsors in controversies before the IRS and Department of Labor.

Before joining Seyfarth Shaw, Ms. Jensen was a law clerk to Judge Ronald L. Buch of the United States Tax Court.

Jessica Jensen is an associate in the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s Los Angeles office.

Ms. Jensen advises employers in all aspects of employee benefits and executive compensation matters, including plan design, trust fund administration, investment of plan assets, qualification of state domestic relations orders, drafting plan documents, general compliance with ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code, and other federal and state laws affecting retirement and health plans.

Additionally, Ms. Jensen’s practice includes advising trustees, service providers, administrators of Taft-Hartley multiemployer trust funds, public and private companies, tax-exempt organizations, and government entities.  She also focuses on representing plan sponsors in controversies before the IRS and Department of Labor.

Before joining Seyfarth Shaw, Ms. Jensen was a law clerk to Judge Ronald L. Buch of the United States Tax Court.

Education

  • LL.M., Taxation, New York University School of Law (2014)

  • J.D., Pepperdine University School of Law, cum laude (2013)
    Dean’s Merit Scholarship
    Scott H. Racine Tax Award and Scholarship
    CALI Awards in Federal Income Tax, Federal Estate and Gift Tax, Secured Transactions, Employment Law, Hospital Law, Election Law, and Community Property
  • B.S., Accounting, University of Tennessee, magna cum laude (2003)

Admissions

  • Not admitted to practice in California
  • New York
  • Tennessee

Courts

  • United States Tax Court