Lawrence R. "Larry" Jones

Adjunct faculty

Adjunct Clinical Professor of Law, Federal Tax Clinic


Prior to entering private practice, Larry was a Trial Attorney with the Tax Division of the U. S. Department of Justice, where he received substantial trial experience in tax cases.  After entering private practice, Larry has represented taxpayers at all levels of the IRS, and in litigation against the United States.  Larry is a partner in the law firm of Townsend & Jones, LLP, which has offices in Dallas and Houston.

Larry is listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, and as a Super Lawyer in Texas Monthly.  Larry is a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel, an honor given to leading members of the bar who have made a significant contribution to the understanding and improvement of our tax system.

Larry is experienced in negotiating with the IRS and is committed to excellence in the practice of law.  He offers his clients timely, effective, and efficient personalized service.

Areas of Expertise


B.B.A., (Management & Finance) Texas Christian University
J.D., SMU Dedman School of Law
LL.M., (Taxation) Georgetown University



Federal Taxpayers Clinic