Kimberly Lewis Robinson

Kimberly Lewis Robinson is a partner in the firm’s Tax & Estates Practice Group. Her practice is primarily focused on state and local tax matters, including tax and business planning, tax incentives, appeals, audits, tax litigation and appeal, tax controversies, and state and local tax statutes. Ms. Robinson’s practice also includes the areas of economic development financing and incentives and government relations.

Before joining Jones Walker, she served as special counsel for the Office of the Governor of the State of Louisiana, where she provided legal counsel to Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco. During her tenure with the governor, Ms. Robinson served as a liaison to the Departments of Revenue and Economic Development, and served as senior policy adviser on economic development, insurance, and revenue policy. Ms. Robinson also worked for six years in the Louisiana Department of Revenue, serving as Assistant Secretary for the Office of Legal Affairs and Confidential Assistant to the Secretary. From 1998–2000, she served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Justice Bernette J. Johnson, Louisiana Supreme Court.

Noteworthy

  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014 (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC) in the area of Tax Law (listed since 2013)
  • Selected for Baton Rouge Area Leadership, 2003
  • Selected for Leadership Louisiana, 2003
  • Selected by Baton Rouge Business Report as one of Forty Under 40, 2006