W. Curt Hawkins

W. Curt Hawkins (Jonesboro, Arkansas)

W. Curt Hawkins

Attorney in Jonesboro, AR

Curt Hawkins represents clients in the areas of estate planning, probate, taxation and commercial transactions. As part of his estate planning practice, Mr. Hawkins advises on planning opportunities regarding gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes; lifetime transfers; and, probate and trust administration. In addition to advice and planning, he drafts wills, trusts, powers of attorney and family transfer documents. His tax practice includes representation before the IRS in tax controversies, as well as general tax planning. He has assisted clients in the formation of commercial entities, including: limited liability companies, corporations and tax-exempt/charitable organizations.

Mr. Hawkins obtained a B.A. in Literature from Lyon College, in Batesville, where he received the Sigma Tau Delta Writer of the Year Award. He received his J.D., with honors, from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida. While at St. Thomas, he was a member of the Intercultural Human Rights Law Review, worked as a student instructor of Property law and supervised the Miami Gardens’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. He furthered his legal education at New York University, where he received his Master of Laws in Taxation. While obtaining this degree, he focused on the areas of estate, trust and corporate taxation.

870-336-8243
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 3.6 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Taxation
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills and Trusts
  • Probate
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Transactions

Peer Reviews (2)

Peer Reviews (2)
Peer Reviewed
3.6/5.0
Peer Rating
 
Tax Law and Estate Planning
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
3.5/5
Judgment
Judgment
3.5/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
3.5/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
3.5/5
Peer Reviews (2)
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 04/14/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.2/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 08/29/15
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
*Individual reviews provided before 2009 are not displayed

Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Associate
Admission Details
Admitted in 2010, Arkansas
Law School Attended
St Thomas University School of Law
Class of 2009
J.D.

New York University School of Law
Class of 2010
LL.M.
University Attended
Lyon College
Class of 2006
B.A.
Literature
Associations & Memberships
Craighead County and American Bar Association.

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Waddell, Cole & Jones, PLLC
310 East Street, Suite A, P.O. Box 1700,
Jonesboro, AR 72403
U.S.A.
Phone
870-336-8243
Fax
870-931-1800
Office Information
Office Information
W. Curt Hawkins
Associate
Waddell, Cole & Jones, PLLC
310 East Street, Suite A, P.O. Box 1700,
Jonesboro, AR 72403