Fox’s Atlanta Office Welcomes Tax Group

February 25, 2020 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP is pleased to welcome Partner Vivian D. Hoard and Associate Ashley Swan to the Taxation & Wealth Planning Department in the firm’s Atlanta office.

“The addition of Vivian and her talented team will complement and enhance the services we provide clients in this important region,” said Mark L. Morris, Fox’s Firmwide Managing Partner. “Her group has a wealth of experience in high-profile, complex civil and criminal tax controversy matters, strengthening the firm’s Taxation & Wealth Planning Department and continuing our strategic growth in the Atlanta market.”

Hoard has extensive experience handling civil and criminal tax litigation, whistleblower claims and voluntary offshore disclosures. Her clients span a range of industries and include individuals, small and mid-sized businesses and their owners, publicly traded companies, professional athletes and their agents, entertainers, doctors, lawyers and accountants. Ranked by Chambers USA in Tax Law, Hoard earned her LL.M. in Taxation from Emory University and her J.D. and B.A. from the University of Georgia.


Swan focuses her practice on federal and state tax controversy matters, representing clients in IRS audits, appeals and refund claims. She earned her J.D. from Georgia State University and her B.S., magna cum laude, from Kennesaw State University.

Swan joins Fox from Taylor English Duma LLP in Atlanta.