Experience.  Excellence.  Results.

Licensed to Practice in Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee

James Williams "WILL" Janoush


  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English and Political Science. University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS (2007)
  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.). Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, MS (2011)
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation.  University of Florida, Gainesville, FL (2012)

Areas of Specialty

      Estate and trust planning; business planning; mergers and acquisitions; civil tax controversy

      and litigation; criminal tax defense; and estate and trust litigation.

Professional Experience

  • Represents clients in audits; administrative hearings before the IRS and the Mississippi Department of Revenue (“MDOR”) Board of Review; and federal tax litigation before the United States Tax Court.
  • Advises clients on business entity selection and formation issues, including the formation of tax-exempt organizations; drafts business formation and reorganization documents
  • Drafts trusts, wills, health care powers of attorney, durable powers of attorney, and other estate planning documents.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the Mississippi Bar, 2011.
  • Licensed to practice before all Mississippi state and federal courts, as well as the United States Tax Court.

Academic Honors

  • American Jurisprudence Award for Accounting for Lawyers
  • Dean’s List: Spring 2010, Fall 2010, and Spring 2011


Will is originally from Cleveland, Mississippi. He currently resides in Madison, Mississippi with his wife, Andrea, their son, Bradford, and their daughter Mary Alyce.  Will currently serves as President of the Phoenix Club of Jackson, a non-profit with the sole purpose of raising funds for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi.  He also works with the Boy Scouts of America as the Development Chair for the North Trace District of the Andrew Jackson Council.




2510 14th Street, Suite 830

Gulfport, MS 39502

Tel: (228) 868-0197


5 River Bend Place, Suite A

Flowood, MS 39232

Tel: (601) 981-6336

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