Jessica Dunn McAlpin

JMcAlpin@lewis-kappes.com

Jessica Dunn McAlpin

Practice Area(s)

Tax, Nonprofit Organizations, Real Estate, Commercial Lending, Estate Planning, Estate Administration, and Medicaid Planning.

Background

Prior to joining LK, Jessica practiced in the areas of taxation and real estate. In 2009, Jessica obtained her LL.M in Taxation from the University of Florida's Levin College of Law where she focused her studies on Estate and Gift Tax. After graduation, Jessica assisted individuals and families with developing suitable state plans to maximize and protect the transfer of wealth. Jessica's experience includes estate and gift tax planning, estate and trust administration, and asset protection. In 2012, Jessica joined Fidelity National Financial as claims counsel. While at Fidelity, she was responsible for the evaluation, management, and resolution of title insurance claims.

Jessica is licensed to practice in Indiana and Florida.

Education

Florida State University, B.S., 2004
University of Miami School of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, 2007
Levin College of Law, University of Florida, LL.M. Taxation, 2009

Bar Admissions

Indiana, 2015
Florida, 2008
US Tax Court

Experience

Associate, Lewis & Kappes, P.C. 2015-Present
Claims Counsel, Assistant Vice President, Fidelity National Financial, 2012-2014
Associate, Jackson Law Group, P.A., 2010-2012
Associate, Robert M. Morgan & Associates, P.A. 2009-2010

Publications and Presentations

Equitable Subrogation: The Effect of Notice and GMAC Mortgage, LLC v. Pharis, by Jessica Dunn McAlpin; Title Insurance Litigation Committee Newsletter; Winter 2015.

Medicaid Update 2011, National Business Institute, 2011.

Medicaid Planning: A Prescription for Asset Preservation, the Community Foundation, Professional Advisory Council, 2011.

Affiliations

Indianapolis Bar Association, Member; Indiana State Bar Association, Member; Young Lawyers Division, Member
Florida Bar Association, Member