Hunton & Williams partner leads national taxation group
George C. Howell III, a partner with Hunton & Williams LLP in Richmond, has begun a one-year term as chair of the American Bar Association’s Section of Taxation.
With a membership of 19,000 lawyers, the Section of Taxation is the nation’s largest professional association of tax lawyers.
Howell, who is head of Hunton’s tax and employee benefits practice, will lead the section through August 2016.
Howell’s practice focuses on the tax aspects of REITs, REMICs, securitizations, master limited partnerships, private investment funds, and other financial products and transactions.