Jason Patrick Loden

Jason Patrick Loden

  • 214.969.1556
    214.999.1542
  • |
  • |
  • |
  • |

Partner

  • Thompson & Knight LLP
    One Arts Plaza
    1722 Routh Street, Suite 1500
    Dallas, TX 75201 USA
    214.969.1556
    214.999.1542
View Jason Patrick Loden's
Tabname

Jason Loden focuses his practice on employee benefits, executive compensation, and taxation. Jason advises clients regarding the implementation and administration of employee benefit plans, including qualified retirement plans, nonqualified deferred compensation plans, equity incentive plans, and welfare benefit programs. He also focuses on keeping clients up to date and in compliance with the provisions of ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code and other federal laws as well as providing planning recommendations and strategies based on client need and expectations. In addition, Jason counsels clients on employee benefit and executive compensation issues in mergers and acquisitions. His clients include private, governmental, and nonprofit entities.

According to clients quoted in The Legal 500 US 2015, Jason is “exceptionally talented” and recognized as a Recommended Attorney.

Experience

  • Represent employers with regard to qualified defined contribution and defined benefit plans, including issues arising with respect to the design and administration of such plans

  • Represent employers with regard to the correction of failures under qualified retirement plans in accordance with the applicable Internal Revenue Service and Department of Labor correction programs

  • Represent employers with regard to health and welfare benefit plans, including issues arising under ERISA, COBRA, HIPAA, PPACA and other federal laws

  • Represent employers with regard to nonqualified deferred compensation plans and equity incentive plans, including issues arising under Internal Revenue Code sections 83, 162(m), 280G and 409A

  • Represent employers with regard to employee benefit and executive compensation issues arising in connection with mergers and acquisitions

  • Represent both employers and executives with regard to employment agreements and other executive compensation arrangements

  • Represent private equity funds with regard to benefit plan investors

Distinctions/Honors

  • Texas Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters (Employee Benefits/ERISA); 2013-2016
  • “Recommended Attorney,” The Legal 500 US by Legalease (Tax: Domestic Tax); 2015

Activities (Memberships/Affiliations)

  • Member, American Bar Association; Taxation Section

  • Member, Mississippi Bar Association; Taxation Section

  • Member, State Bar of Texas; Taxation Section

  • Committee Member, Dallas Bar Association; Employee Benefits/Executive Compensation Committee

  • President, Worldwide Employee Benefits Network – National Chapter

  • Member-at-large, Worldwide Employee Benefits Network – Dallas Chapter

  • Member, Southwest Benefits Association

  • Member, National Association of Stock Plan Professionals