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John Kirbo

Senior Counsel


University of Alabama School of Law, L.L.M. in Taxation, 2011

Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, J.D., 2009

Mercer University, Stetson School of Business, B.B.A., 2006


Georgia Rising Star, Super Lawyers 2022-2024

The Reader's Choice Award: Region’s Best Lawyer, The Albany Herald 2019

40 Under 40, The Albany Herald 2014

Bar Admissions

State of Georgia

Court Admissions

United States Tax Court

United States District Court, Middle District of Georgia

United States District Court, North District of Florida Tallahassee Division

United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia

United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Superior Courts, State of Georgia

Court of Appeals of the State of Georgia

Supreme Court of the State of Georgia


John Kirbo is a Senior Counsel in our tax controversy practice in Atlanta. John primarily represents clients before the Tax Court, Federal District Court, and the Internal Revenue Service.

John has a background in business transactions, as well as both civil litigation and criminal defense, primarily in Federal District Court.

John is skilled at solving complex problems for clients through litigation or other more creative means.




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