Anson H. Asbury, J.D., LL.M.

Anson is the founder and principal of Asbury Law Firm. Anson’s practice focuses on tax litigation, tax controversy and business tax planning.

Anson is Martindale-Hubbell peer review rated AV Preeminent and AVVO rated Superb 10.0. Anson has been selected to Georgia Trend Magazine’s Legal Elite for 2015-2016 and Georgia’s Super Lawyers for 2016-2017.

Anson is an active member of the Tax Sections of the American, Federal and Atlanta Bar Associations. He is a frequent speaker at tax conferences and regularly contributes to local and national tax publications as an author and quoted expert.

Anson was a law clerk to the Hon. Joseph Gale of the U.S. Tax Court and an officer in the U.S. Army Reserve where he served as a professor of taxation at the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Learning Center and School.

Representative tax controversy and litigation matters include defense of conservation and façade easements, 831(b) micro-captive insurance, estate taxes, passive income losses, net operating losses, depreciation expense, employment taxes, trust fund recovery penalties, promoter penalties and IRS summonses.
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Please visit Anson’s profile on Super Lawyers, LinkedIn, and Avvo for more information. Please visit our Publications page for recent speeches and articles.

Georgia’s Super Lawyers 2016 & 2017 (Tax)
Legal Leaders, Georgia’s Top Rated Lawyers of 2016 (Tax Litigation)
Georgia Trend Magazine’s Legal Elite 2015 & 2016 (Tax)
AV Rated Preeminent
AVVO Rated 10.0 Superb

Barrister, J. Edgar Murdock Inn of Court at the U.S. Tax Court
Court Practice and Procedure Committee, American Bar Association Section of Taxation
Tax Litigation and Controversy Committee, American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law
Steering Committee, Federal Bar Association Section on Taxation
Co-Chair, FBA Tax Atlanta
Board of Directors, Atlanta Bar Association Tax Law Section

Court Admissions
Supreme Court of the United States
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee

Bar Admissions
New York
The District of Columbia

Villanova University, B.A. 1992
Pennsylvania State University, J.D. 1998
Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M. in taxation (with distinction) 2003
Harry S. Truman Foundation Scholar, 1990