A Montana native, Ms. Allen brings international tax, accounting and finance knowledge to Allen Barron, Inc., and legal expertise to Janathan L. Allen, APC. Allen has worked with diverse groups of businesses, advising clients in legal, financial and tax arenas.
Beginning her career as a tax professional in the public accounting arena, she moved into the private sector as tax director for a biotech firm, Hybritech, Inc. She progressed to controller and then CFO/ Legal Counsel positions for a number of San Diego companies, taking one through an IPO, before becoming a partner in Allen Barron, Inc., and founding Janathan L. Allen, APC.
She continues to present CLE seminars throughout California to professionals on tax advantaged corporate structures and tax minimization as well as estate planning on behalf of the National Business Institute and Lorman Education Services. She has also taught accounting as well as individual and corporate tax at both the undergraduate and graduate college level at the University of Phoenix, Ms. Allen has been featured in San Diego’s Magazine’s Best Lawyers Edition and has appeared on KOGO Radio in San Diego discussing tax strategies for individuals and businesses.
B.S. Accounting, University of Montana
MBA International Finance, University of San Diego
J.D., Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles
LLM Masters of Law in Taxation, USD School of Law