Jerry McCoy Esq.


Jerry J. McCoy is an independent attorney in Washington, D.C., specializing in charitable tax planning, tax-exempt organizations and estate planning.  He holds law degrees from Duke University and New York University. 
A Member of the American Law Institute and a Fellow of both the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) and the American College of Tax Counsel, Mr. McCoy is listed in Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in the World,  SuperLawyers Washington and, for more than ten years, The Best Lawyers in America.  A frequent presenter at planned giving, tax and estate planning seminars, he serves on the adjunct faculties at the Georgetown University Law Center and the University of Miami Law School.  He is the past chairman of the Charitable Planning and Exempt Organizations Committee of ACTEC and former Group Chair of the Charitable and Exempt Organizations Group of the ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law.
Mr. McCoy is Co-Founder and Co-Editor of two newsletters, Charitable Gift Planning News, and Family Foundation Advisor. He is co-author (with Kathryn Miree) of The Family Foundation Handbook (2010 Ed.), published by CCH.

J.D., Duke University
J.D., New York University

Jerry McCoy is a member of the Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Estate Tax Advisory Board.