September 19, 2012 // Franchising.com // CINCINNATI, OHIO – Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP is pleased to announce that Sonya S. Jindal, an attorney in Taft’s Cincinnati office has been appointed to serve on the American Cancer Society Advisory Board of Directors. The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. It is the largest non-governmental funder of cancer research in the United States.
Sonya Jindal is an attorney in the Tax Practice Group at Taft. She received her bachelor’s degree in Finance from Xavier University, graduating cum laude. She received her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School and her L.L.M. in Taxation from Northwestern University School of Law. Jindal focuses her practice on a broad range of tax matters, including federal tax planning and civil and white collar criminal tax litigation. She has experience is all aspects of federal tax planning and dispute work, including corporate acquisitions and dispositions, spin-offs, financings, joint ventures and partnerships, restructurings, real estate, financial products and cross-border transactions.
Jindal is a Board Member of the Boy Scouts of America – Young Professional Leadership Network. She is also a member of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber C-Change Leadership Development Program, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and Emmanuel Community Center. Jindal was recently elected Co-President of the Board of Directors of the Squint Project. She also volunteers for the Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati Volunteer Lawyers Project.
Since the firm's founding, one of Taft's fundamental principles has been that giving back to the community is an integral part of what defines a responsible company and its employees. Today, Taft attorneys and staff are actively involved in more than 150 organizations in the communities where we live and work. From the arts and cultural groups to non-profits and professional organizations, the firm takes great pride in its volunteer service.
At Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP, delivering outstanding legal performance to help clients succeed is what drives and motivates our more than 330 attorneys every day. Taft has offices in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus and Dayton, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Covington, Kentucky; and Phoenix, Arizona. The firm practices across a wide range of industries, in virtually every area of law, including Business and Finance; Litigation; Labor and Employment; Intellectual Property; Business Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights; Environmental; Health and Life Sciences; Private Client Services; Real Estate; and Tax. With a proven track record of experience since 1885, the firm offers breadth and depth of legal expertise coupled with a trusted business perspective to help our clients, big and small, regionally, nationally and internationally, reach their goals.